Cultivators and Tillers

This is our Cultivators and Tillers section where we list all our articles about cultivators and tillers.

Our aim is to help you get the right tool easier and better informed. If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to let us know in the comment section.

Battery Powered Cultivator: Earthwise TC70040

What comes to mind when thinking of my beautiful garden? Year after year I fantasize about the bright orange pumpkins and getting up to water plants in the morning or the last chore of the day. What I don’t think about is the preparation and the ...

Best Gas Cultivator: Mantis 7940

With gardening season in full swing, it’s important to keep your soil weed-free, nutrient-rich and well-aerated. This will help maximize your crop yield and have your flowers looking their best. And one tool can help you do it all: cultivators ...

Cultivator vs Tiller: what are the differences?

A cultivator is a small tiller designed to be used in raised beds and already tilled soil. A tiller is much larger than a cultivator has stronger tines and a more powerful engine. A tiller is a large machine designed to be used on the ground in ...

Best Tiller For Raised Beds: how to choose correctly

When your raised beds are due to be replanted, a lightweight, easy to use tiller is an excellent choice for preparing it for the next round of vegetables or flowers. Just to make it clear from the start – it will not be tiller you want to use ...

Best Tiller For Clay Soil: tiller requirements listed

So, you’ve just bought a property with plenty of space for a new garden? Well, if you haven’t been lucky enough to secure a weed-free plot of land with fine, loamy soil rich with organic material, have no fear! Clay soil is great – if you plan ...

Best Tiller For Breaking New Ground: how to choose

Ok, so the title of this article is, "Best tiller for breaking new ground". Let me answer this now in the first paragraph and list the machines to choose from for those in a hurry. I will explain in detail my choices if you would like to read the ...

Best Garden Tiller For A Woman

For a long time, women’s role in the garden was quite restricted. Upper class women could only garden as a hobby, clipping a few blooms for themselves while taking care not to expose their fair skin to the sun. To women of the lower classes, a ...

The Best Heavy Duty Rototiller: the Yardmax YT4565

It’s almost planting season! Do you have enough garden space for everything you want to plant this year? Are you ready to attack the soil with your fork and spade again or would you appreciate a bit of help this year? Is the Yardmax YT4565 the best ...

Best Cordless Tiller: Greenworks 40V review

Spring is here! It’s almost time to get your garden plot ready for planting. Is your soil ready? Well cultivated, weed free soil is the gold standard for planting into, and one of the best tools for the job is a cordless tiller. We've got one to ...

What Is A Cultivator Used For: defined and explained

Spring is here again and it’s time to prepare the soil for whatever you intend to plant....Yesss! Your goal as always, will be to have perfectly aerated, nutrient-rich and well-mixed soil. This should be done with the intention of keeping your ...

Best Rototiller For Rocky Soil

Creating a deep, finely tilled bed to plant your vegetables, hedge or flowers in can be one of the most labour intensive, back breaking jobs a gardener will face. If the only tool available is a spade or a shovel you are guaranteeing a "sweatathon" ...