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Post  bakermtb on 4/11/2012, 9:09 pm

I found large size plastic trowels at two places today. Walmart had them for .94 Cents and Home Depot had the same ones at .88 cents. (made by Fiskars - Fibercomp Trowel.) Picked up 10 of them for my classes.
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Post  givvmistamps on 4/11/2012, 9:42 pm

Thanks for sharing! I'm headed to Home Depot tomorrow anyway, so will pick up a few more so my guys all have one each. Very Happy
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Post  quiltbea on 4/11/2012, 11:56 pm

I like the idea of cheap plastic trowels to leave out in all weather. I could leave one in the corner of each bed and it'll be really handy at all times and I won't have the long traipse to the workshop to get one when needed. Thanks for the info.
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Post  GWN on 4/12/2012, 10:36 am

Just curious what you use trowels for,
I am assuming by trowels, you mean like the ones used in tiling?
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Post  quiltbea on 4/12/2012, 10:41 am

No, the ones that look like little shovels. I use mine to transplant seedlings or dig under and pull out a plant or add a trowel full of compost to a newly-emptied hole in the garden. Even to dig out a persistent weed.
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Post  GWN on 4/12/2012, 10:51 am

OH ok
I agree, however I love the metal ones and THe little hand held pitchfork thing is my favourite tool.
always losing it, so when I see them on sale or at garage sales I get more...
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