Shelterbelt Tree Program

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Shelterbelt Tree Program -
2022 Program
Shelterbelt Program 2021
Every year, the County of Barrhead offers residents a chance to buy a variety of shelterbelt trees. The Shelterbelt Program commences January 3rd, 2022.

This program offers many benefits, including decreasing soil erosion, reducing wind damage to crops, increasing pollinator ands wildlife habitats, improve safety in winter travel due to reduced snow drifting and much more. 
Please print and complete the Shelterbelt Application Form
To learn more about the tree species being offered, coming soon.
Back by popular demand is the Pollinator Package. 

NOTE: Tree orders will be secured once payment is received. Please contact the County Office prior to placing your order to confirm availability. We strongly encourage the use of online banking, e-transfer ( or mailed cheques. To discuss payment options, please call the County Office at 780-674-3331.
UPDATE: Shelterbelt Trees will be available for pick up TBD at the Ag Department yard (on the south side of the Public works yard) from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Upon arrival, please remain your vehicle and a County staff member will assist you.
Note: Masks must be worn at all times to prevents the spread of COVID-19.

(A County staff member will be phoning individuals whom purchased trees to advise of pick-up dates and COVID-19 protocols and safety measures.)