Eliot Coleman's 6-Step Bed Preparation Method
Produce firm, seeder-friendly beds for better seed-to-soil contact. This will ensure earlier and more consistent emergence, enhanced root development, and more vigorous growth.
|Preserve soil structure while minimizing weed seed surfacing with Johnny's Broadforks.||Mix in compost and fertilizer while chopping up roots of a previous crop with the Tilther.||Create perfect seed beds for successful precision planting with a Bed Preparation Rake.|
|Broadforks||Tilther||Bed Prep Rake|
|Prepare a smooth, firm surface for direct seeding.||Wait a few days for weeds to grow, flame-weed them, and then seed.||Precision Seeders save time, labor, and seeds.|
|Seedbed Rollers||Flame Weeders||Seeders|
Try our Snap-in Dibbles for the Seedbed Roller! Perfect spacing every time.
|Just squeeze, and they snap right in.||They work as well through plastic mulch as they do in open soil.||Available in 3 individual sizes, as well as a convenient starter kit.|