Sooner or later you will want
to remove stones or debris from your Soil. For one or two
you can spread the Soil out on a Newspaper and do it by hand.
But for a Flower Bed or
Vegetable Garden you may want heavier equipment. The following photos
some possible choices.
Hardwood Sifter is
1 of 3 available from our Garden
It uses 1-inch mesh screening. The two
(1/2", 1/4") can be laid in the bottom to produce even finer soils.
Granular Fertilizers, Perlite, Vermiculite, Compost and Sawdust
can be added prior to sifting, which will thoroughly blend them into the finished
It's perfect for filling Flower Pots and sifting Flower
and its 1/4" mesh Screen produces a fine Seed-starting Mix.
Our Lifetime Guarantee
makes it a perfect gift
for your Gardening Friends.
Flower Beds or Vegetable Gardens, you may want a larger
old Freezer Basket in a Wheelbarrow works great for this.
If you have an old Riding Mower and Water
Tank lying around,
you may want to build this Power Sifter
from GardenGrapevine.com Plans.
It's such a great labor-saver, that you may even want to buy
and Tank from a Scrap Yard at scrap prices,
and have a Machine shop build it for
If you have a
Really serious job, this Commercial Sifter may be the answer. A Truck dumps soil in the Hopper(1), siftings come out Conveyor(2) onto
another Truck, and debris is discarded at (3).
Sifting presents a great opportunity
for adding soil Amendment. Put 1 part Amendment to 3 parts of soil in
your sifter and they will be mixed in the sifting process. Use whatever
actual ratio and type of Amendments your specific
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