A garden spreader is a portable labour saving device, used to distribute fertiliser or seeds into lawns and gardens. They distribute evenly and cover a larger area more efficiently than spreading by hand. (See image below)
An Agri-Fab Push Broadcast Spreader In Action
They can also be used in the winter to spread anything from ice melts to grit and salt to combat icy weather.*
They are often known a seed spreaders or fertiliser spreaders and are usually two-wheeled.
They can be operated manually (i.e. pushed) or can be towed behind a variety of larger and smaller vehicles.
*See our articles in the Salt Spreaders section for more information.