For cutting off weeds, the push Hoe or scarifier is excellent.
I have almost finished No. 3, in which I have relieved my indignant soul with a scarifier.
When the soil has weathered a few weeks, the scarifier or cultivator should be run over it once monthly until May.
In like manner each group of people possesses its scarifier, who by practice becomes adept.
scarify scar·i·fy (skār'ə-fī')
v. scar·i·fied, scar·i·fy·ing, scar·i·fies
To make shallow cuts in the skin, as when vaccinating.