#1.Bully Tools 92627 Broad Fork
When it comes to the best broadfork, there is nothing better than the Bully Tools 92627 in terms of overall package. Sure it’s not the most sturdy or the most expensive broadfork out there. But the best bang for the buck and price to performance wise, nothing can really beat it. It will more than good enough for your average gardener.
- #1.Bully Tools 92627 Broad Fork
- #2.DeWit 31-9114 Galvanized Broadfork Grelinette
- #3.LAM Hand Tiller Broadfork
- #4.Treadlite Broadfork 20″ Wide
- #5.CobraHead Broadfork – Grelinette
#1.Bully Tools 92627 Broad Fork
After doing some extensive research into broadforks and asking a bunch of industry experts, we’ve determined that the best broadfork that is accessible to most people is the Bully Tools 92627.This is a commercial grade broad fork with very high strength fiber glass handles. It is also made of extra strength 10 gauge steel, which means it will basically last forever.
With this high quality cultivating tool, you can perfectly loosen and aerate soil as well as improve drainage during planting season. This broadfork does a very good job in reducing strain and increasing leverage.The head consists of 5 lines and is 20 inches by 11 inches, which is the perfect size for small gardens. For the average joe, this is pretty much what you’re looking for.
#2.DeWit 31-9114 Galvanized Broadfork Grelinette
The DeWit Galvanized Broadfork is the best broadfork for those who are concerned with quality and performance. While it is a bit pricy, it is certainly built like a tank.With this broadfork, your gardening will just be much easier to handle and much faster. It is definitely a very well designed and well made tool.
It has all the right handles, the right weight and the perfect handling. This all makes it very easy to drive into the ground and doesn’t require you to exert too much force yourself, saving you lots of energy.Overall, the build quality is excellent and it easily pulls back towards you and out of the ground. And it can definitely take a beating as well.
#3.LAM Hand Tiller Broadfork
Next, we have the LAM Hand Tiller Broadfork, which actually performs a lot better than it looks. This broadfork is absolutely great that turning over ground and soil as long as you are willing to put in the work.This tiller is made of all steel and is 22 inches wide with 48 inch handles and 6.5 feet round tines that are 13 inches long. In other words, this thing is massive.
While there is nothing technical or refined about this tool, it is definitely very powerful. It does not need oil or gas, just pure will power to run it. But it will do most of the heavy lifting for you.And finally, just note that it is probably a bit larger than you would expect, but it is certinaly not unweldy or too heavy to properly handle by one person.
#4.Treadlite Broadfork 20″ Wide
We really like the Treadlite Broadfork as it is both lightweight and durable with superior strength. It is hard to get that combination of durability, strength, and ease of use.So all in, this thing weighs about 12 pounds, which is pretty light for most people of any size to properly handle. It is pretty ergonomical with the handles being very comfortable.
We think that it does a very good job in replicing natural processes. So it is good at managing weeds, breaking up soil, as well as improving aeration and drainage.Best of all, it is very eco friendly, as it does not require any gasoline or oil to operate. It is pretty much your goto tool for harvesting deep rooted crops.
#5.CobraHead Broadfork – Grelinette
Lastly, we have the CobraHead Broadfork, which goes a great job at penetrating and lifting the soil as opposed to slicing and lifting the soil like flat blade tines.It is a very expensive tool for a reason – it is just simply made of superior materials, 1045 carbon steel tines to be exact. This is strong and lightweight, which is perfect for this type of work.
We also like the fact that the handles are both sturdy and slightly flexible. This means they are very easy to work with and they are easily replaceable.All in all, this is a very well built broadfork that is both flexible and performs very well. It is built strong and guaranteed to not break on you regardless of how much pressure you put on it.