Permit Fee

The harvest permit fee is $60 per truck.

Permit Policy

The permit follows the existing permit policy currently in place by the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDot). This allows local farmers to haul up to 88,000 pounds on 5 axles during the time period of August 1 through November 30 only and for the following crops only:

  • Carrots
  • Potatoes
  • Sugar beets

Harvest Permit Application

Online Harvest Permits are issued via the Clay County ePermitting System (permit application and payment system).

Instructions for the ePermitting System

  1. Guide to registering (PDF) to use the ePermitting System. Registering is a one time process. Once you have registered you can then use the Clay County ePermitting System to apply and pay fees for harvest permits.
  2. Guide to applying for and paying fees (PDF) for harvest permits via the ePermitting system.

Alternatively, you may complete and return the Harvest Permit Application (PDF) form along with the appropriate fee, to the Clay County Highway Department at:

2951 41 1/2 Street S
Moorhead, MN 56560