post-hole digger

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a shovel used to sink postholes

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We ended up planting trees by using a power post-hole digger to get through the ground and added lots of compost around the roots to give it a chance to grow.
Circular saw, electric drill, tin snips, tape measure, hammer, framing square, post-hole digger, shovel, and level.
Each fall, I borrow a post-hole digger and make holes all over my garden space.
Rice's expenditures include candy, plywood sheets, campaign literature and mailings, campaign signs, Antelope Valley Fair booth, slate mailers, candidate statement, campaign cards, stamps, brochures, buttons, campaign fans, rental of a post-hole digger, print ads, and television or cable air time and production costs.
You can do the whole foundation with a post-hole digger, shovel and wheelbarrow
Starting next payday, go to yard/garage sales and estate auctions (these are always advertised in your local newspaper) and start buying the things you are going to need to homestead: chainsaw, rear-tine tiller, fencing tools, axes, saws (hand, buck and crosscut), mattocks, picks, shovels, rakes, hoes, wedges, splitting maul, sledge hammer (at least an 8-pounder), post-hole digger, wheelbarrow, fence stretcher.
Dig a hole at least 2 to 3 feet deep (we know a Sacramento gardener who uses a post-hole digger to do this).
If drainage is slow, use a post-hole digger to make a "chimney drain," a narrow hole about 6 inches in diameter, at the bottom of the planting hole.
To accommodate corner posts, holes were dug into each corner of the bed with a post-hole digger.
A post-hole digger was used, but no concrete footings, though concrete with gravel below would give posts a longer life.
Led by Alex Church, scouts used shovels, post-hole diggers, and pickaxes to excavate two rectangular areas, one near the pavillion and the other near the basketball court.
My people standing out in the rain with post-hole diggers are not complaining that there's a rash of these being pulled out.
Additional implements include angle blades, box blades, finish mowers, post-hole diggers and tine rakes.
A crew of three with post-hole diggers and other hand tools did what it could.
Fiskars([R]), a leading supplier of tools for the home, garden, and outdoors, announced a donation of $25,000 in tools--shovels, post-hole diggers, and pitch-forks--to support emergency response efforts of the International Rescue Committee.
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