This is my go-to human-powered tool for breaking new ground.


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Tilling without a tiller is difficult with hand tools. We used to double-dig with a fork and a spade, but now we use a broadfork to till new ground. The Meadow Creature broadfork is the only one I use, since it’s indestructible.

Gardening without gas is important in hard times, and I have tested this broadfork extensively and it’s never failed me.

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