Jump to content

Nominations for Tractor of the Month
Garden Tractors and Parts on eBay



Photo
- - - - -

Adding garden space


  • Please log in to reply
3 replies to this topic

#1 daytime dave OFFLINE  

daytime dave

    Live long and prosper

  • Senior Member
  • -GTt Supporter-
  • Contributor
  • Member No: 531
  • 4,485 Thanks
  • 6,353 posts
  • Location: Upstate NY

Posted April 19, 2011 - 01:21 PM

I decided to add some garden area to my suburban backyard. I tilled up the places where sun shines usually. Next to the three raised beds I put in last year. In one spot, I found that sun makes tree roots grow pretty good. The one made my new Husky extended sleeve shovel just groan out loud. It came out though. I was wondering what made that Bolens tiller buck and jerk so much.

20110418_IMG_0005.jpg

I tilled up a few more spots, but this was by far the most difficult area.

I will probably plant lettuce and radishes later this week. Hopefully the weather starts warming here. I want to get the rest going.

Attached Thumbnails

  • 20110419_IMG_0007.jpg
  • 20110418_IMG_0006.jpg


#2 NUTNDUN OFFLINE  

NUTNDUN

    Lost in Cyber Space

  • Admin
  • Staff
  • -GTt Supporter-
  • Contributor
  • Member No: 3
  • 10,266 Thanks
  • 15,618 posts
  • Location: Pennsylvania

Posted April 19, 2011 - 02:34 PM

It is always a nice feeling when you get something accomplished isn't it? Definitely a good size root.

#3 Alc ONLINE  

Alc

    Tractorholic

  • Senior Member
  • -GTt Supporter-
  • Contributor
  • Member No: 1094
  • 5,443 Thanks
  • 6,608 posts
  • Location: Bangor Pa

Posted April 19, 2011 - 02:39 PM

Those are pretty big roots to hit , lucky not to break something

#4 wvbuzzmaster ONLINE  

wvbuzzmaster

    Squeaky Wheel

  • Senior Member
  • -GTt Supporter-
  • Contributor
  • Member No: 1792
  • 4,492 Thanks
  • 7,341 posts
  • Location: West Virginia

Posted April 19, 2011 - 04:22 PM

Nice roots, I would have loved to be hitting roots tilling today than out in a thunderstorm clearing out a shed that is about to be overtook by a raging river....




Top