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Rock Picking Service

Stop worrying about your rocks.

If you don’t have time or labor, or just want to ensure that the job gets done right, the TerraClear Rock Picking Service has you covered. Service is available when you need it, every fall post harvest and throughout the spring, both before and after planting.

Why use TerraClear’s Rock Picking Service?

Labor-saving efficiency

TerraClear’s service providers take care of it all.

Flexible scheduling

Flexible scheduling to meet your tight picking window.

Unmatched thoroughness

We find and remove more rocks than ever before


Because you don’t have to waste time and money looking for rocks

Customer Story

How It Works

Step 1.

Call us to schedule. We’ll work with you to fit into a window that works for your operation.

Step 2.

We’ll come and map your fields with a drone or ground-based option.

Step 3.

One of our service providers will pick your rocks using our TC80 Rock Picker and Rock Map.

Rock Mapping Drone Flying In The Air
Rock Mapping Field Graphic

Rock Picking Service FAQs

Can I speak with someone before ordering?


Absolutely. Email us at or call us on 712-513-2809 and select option one (1).

What’s the minimum acreage?


The minimum acreage for mapping is 500 acres.

How much does the Rock Picking Service cost? 


We custom quote each job based on the data from the Rock Map so you only pay for the rocks you want removed. Customers typically pay between $8-$14 per acre, with most customers paying closer to $8/acre.

Can I change my mind after seeing the Rock Map and receiving my quote? 


Yes. You can choose to keep only the Rock Map for $4/acre. Another option to obtain a lower quote is to request that we just pick larger rocks, like 10” and above, for example.

What size rocks do you pick?


We can pick rocks between 7”-26”. You get to choose the rock sizes in that range that you want removed. 

What areas do you serve?


We currently serve Iowa and Minnesota with plans to expand across the Midwest. If you’re outside of these areas, contact us at to be notified when we’re available.

What times of year is your service available?


We do our best to pick based on your timeline.pick when you need us. The most common times to pick are pre-plant and post-plant in the spring and post-harvest in the fall.

What do you do with the rocks?


Our rock-picking team will either dump rocks in designated rock piles or we will leave the rocks at the field entrance.