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  • Joined Jan 2012
  • Devon
tyne harrow dilema
« on: August 30, 2016, 03:38:08 pm »

I have 15 acres of permanent pasture with lots of moss and mole hills, a few ant hills and sheep.  Having researched I think a tyne harrow is the way forward.  Our chain harrow just bumps over all but the loosest mole hills. 

Has anyone tried the Oxdale 8 foot fixed weeder tyne harrow?  How effective / robust is it?
Never ever give up.

Carse Goodlifers

  • Joined Oct 2013
  • Perthshire
Re: tyne harrow dilema
« Reply #1 on: August 30, 2016, 08:35:35 pm »
Do you have any way of weighing your chain harrows down a bit?
Fixing concrete blocks to the chains/heavy posts etc.
I've seen folk doing this before and it worked well as well as saving some money.


  • Joined Jan 2012
  • Devon
Re: tyne harrow dilema
« Reply #2 on: August 30, 2016, 09:46:24 pm »
Good point.  I'll give it a go as its an easy test. 
Never ever give up.


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