Korean Hand Plow

Item Number: NKHP
Evolved over centuries by farmers, this hand-forged tool is a joy to use for a multitude of jobs. You can dig holes, make planting trenches, weed and cultivate. Swan neck, angled blade and comfortable wood handle form a natural extension to your arm and wrist. Heat treated blade is light in weight, but strong and beautifully balanced.

Blade 7" x 3", Handle length 5", 12" overall
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Korean hand plow
Jul 2, 2020 | Amanda Kennedy
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Well made, the genuine article. An indispensable tool, as any gardener who has used one will attest!


Korean hand plow
Jul 2, 2020 | Amanda Kennedy
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Well made, the genuine article. An indispensable tool, as any gardener who has used one will attest!


Love this tool
Jun 28, 2020 | Elizabeth Peters
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This is my Favorite and most useful tool For removing weeds and digging holes for planting . I had lost mine and was very happy to find a replacement. Good quality, quick delivery. Thank you! I painted part of the handle red to make it easier to see in my garden.


My favorite gardening tool--the real thing, too.
May 25, 2020 | Stephanie Hysmith
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When my decades' old Korean hand plow went missing from my garden last year, I reordered from the original catalog from which I had bought it. What I received was not the same tool. The blade was straight and didn't appear to be hand-forged. I was relieved to find this company's on-line catalog and so happy to find my go-to for almost anything tool. My neighbor got one too after coveting mine for years. Its unique design lets you quickly weed, dig up tenacious roots, dig narrow trenches for easy seeding. No wonder Koreans have been using this for millenia. This one I'll watch like a hawk that no one grabs it!


Korean hand hoe
May 17, 2020 | Philip
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I love this tool! Whatever type of gardening you do, whatever you plant you will find this hand hoe very useful. It does so many tasks, digging, weeding, row making and whatever you could want. Of all my tools, by far I use this the most. You won't regret buying one or two!


Great garden tool
Apr 25, 2020 | Matthew Psomadakis
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I like this tool. I like the design, the feel of it in my hand and it gets the job done. The only negative about it is that I cut my thumb taking it out of the shipping box. The newsprint-type packing paper concealed the three items I purchased. The Korean Hand Plow is not super sharp in general, but there are sharp areas on it, so be careful.


Best Tool Ever
Feb 4, 2020 | Susan Decker
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I bought one of these about twenty-five years ago and although the handle finally came off from me leaving it outside too much, the blade is still fine. I just bought a new one because it is my go-to tool for everything--hoeing, trenching, hacking, shoveling, scraping. So glad to have another one.


Useful Korean Hand Plow
Mar 21, 2019 | ELIZABETH J CHERTUDI
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I was intrigued by the shape and varied sides of the Korean Hand Plow when I saw it in the catalogue. But when I received it and actually used it in the garden, I just loved it! The pointed tip allows you to dig easily and make small trenches. The two differently curved sides make it easy to cover seeds then tamp the soil down. Great for my tender fingers and hands. Can't wait to find other uses for this versatile, well-made tool.


Wonderful Tool
Jun 4, 2018 | Barbara
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I just received this and have already used it multiple times. It is easy to use and handle. I love it and am very happy with my purchase. Next year I will purchase the Long handled model which was sold out for this season.


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