What tiller is best for rocky soil?
Rear-tine tillers are generally more powerful (and expensive) than front-tine tillers, making them a great choice for preparing new ground or dealing with compact, rocky soil.
Can a mantis tiller break new ground?
Use the Mantis Electric Tiller to easily break new ground when you’re ready to start your garden. Once your garden is established, use the Mantis Electric Tiller to cultivate and weed.
Can a tiller handle rocks?
The tiller will be more difficult to hold onto than usual because of the many hard stones in the ground. When a powered tine hits a very large stone or rock it will kick the rototiller out of the ground and this can result in injury to you.