[Market-farming] Coleman: "We no longer dig the garden." / No-till in the organic mainstream

Steve Diver steved at ncat.org
Thu Feb 1 01:43:21 EST 2007

Paul wrote:

"I'm sure you understand that shallow weed hoeing 
(or using the broadfork) is not tillage."

Fyi, I've always viewed the broadfork as the gardeners
equivalent of a chisel plow (primary tillage), to be followed
by a Warren hoe and then a four-prong rake (secondary tillage)
to break up the clods and prepare a seedbed.  

Steve Diver

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