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  • The Baby Hoe from Chillington tools
  • Highly maneuverable around tight spots
  • Comes with its own handle which if broken can easily be replaced
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The Chillington Baby Hoe Or Light Medium Azada With Handle


In a nutshell....

The chillington baby hoe comes with handle included, it is also called a light medium azada and is great for breaking ground and digging work.

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The Baby Hoe From Chillington, comes with handle included 

This garden tool is a light enough for anyone to use yet strong and sturdy enough for any job requiring a garden hoe.  The hoe head is tall and only 10cm/4" wide and thin but also strong and is in fact a blade which can easily be sharpened with a simple flat file. 

The Baby Hoe is very light and easy to hangle but it's strong hoe head or blade will slice through any surface weeds and also slice straght through their root system below the soils surface.  It is actually a great weeding tool which is far superior to the standard push and draw hoes you see avaliable.  It is manufactured by Chillington who are world renowned as manufacturers and suppliers of quality gardening or agricultural tools.

Our garden expert and organic growing Guru - Klaus Laitenberger, recomends the great gardening tool to his customers for general weeding and light trenching around vegetable gardens, and you can't get better advice than that.

This unique range of great perfectly designed tools from Chillington are also know as Azadas in some countries. There is no difference between an Azada or a Chillington Hoe, in fact they are the same except for the names given to them by the peoples of each country they are used. Another name given to these tools around the world Jembe and their are many others besides a Chillington Hoe or Azada in the UK. Some of you may have heard references to an Adze, Root Axe, Grape Hoe, Mattock, or Grub Hoe, which are all variations to these tools and the design differences to each tool which are purposely made for each particular task, but the most common name for these tools in the UK is Azada or Chillington Hoe and Chillington Tools in the West Midlands are the worlds leading manufacturers of these tools and have been manufacturing them for over 100 years and are still a UK company part of the Ralph Martindale group who export these great tools around the world. 



Handle Length: 120 cm (47.5 in)

Head Size: 10cm W x 16cm L (4in x 6.5in)

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Darren Doherty
January 24th, 2020
Arrived quickly after putting order in over telephone.
Roo H
December 03rd, 2019
I really enjoy using this. Prefer it to the larger one as it is sharper and more precise but still moves a lot of ground quickly. Needs a nail in it to fix the head, but this is the same with all Chillington tools. Absolute asset when clearing a weedy allotment.
David Knight
March 20th, 2019
I think this is an excellent tool. bought this smaller version for my daughter who uses it in preference to a spade.
Nigella Dawson
December 14th, 2018
Arrived on time and I'm looking forward to using it to tidy up my beds. Enjoyed the free sweets that came too. THANKS QUICKCROP!!!
Liam Coote
August 05th, 2018
Last week I bought this hoe and it is a fantastic tool to use in the garden. It is so strong and sturdy. It was very easy on the back which is great for heavy work.
Trevor Oborne
June 30th, 2018
I haven't used the hoe much yet; but it has done the jobs extremely well. I haven't found any faults. It's a pity it didn't come in a 50mm width or a double sided one (100mm one side and 50mm the other.
Mary AnnODonoghue
June 09th, 2018
SeamusO Ciardhuain
December 19th, 2017
Very effective and easy to use; can dig even unprepared ground quickly with it. The longer version of the handle gives great leverage when digging. I found it hard to get the head to stay on but a couple of nails wedged it securely.
Jayne McGonigal
August 30th, 2017
This is a magic piece of equipment which allowed me (oap) to easily dig holes in the field without too much effort. Bushes and trees were all dug in very quickly. If I had known more about it maybe I would have got the longer handle for more leverage but that is being nit picky!
June 09th, 2017
The Chillington Hoe is great for light/medium ground breaking, making shovelling look too much like hard work. Great product.
February 20th, 2017
I use to clear grass and weeds around trees and shrubs. It is light but still packs a strong enough punch to easily clear weeds and grass from about fruit trees, etc. It and all the chillington tools are aesthetically pleasing. I can't get the head to stay tight on handle.
Michelle Devaney
September 23rd, 2016
Brilliant for weeding smaller areas as well as loosening soil and getting into tough spots a larger hoe would have trouble with.
Susan Power
September 06th, 2016
First of all, I would like to thank Niall and Andrew, for their fast response and replacement head, Its so refreshing not to have to go through a mind boggling process about a faulty item. well done Quickcrop! used new head this weekend,on quite a few difference areas in veg garden,dug over the winter seaweed beds, and it cut into them with ease, also weeded around old chestnut tree, and got into soil braking it up and clearing it of weeds, Am looking forward to building up the collection of this tools
July 03rd, 2016
The smaller chillington hoe is much easier to use for someone of my age and is versatile in tight situation for rough weeding and digging. Certainly saves your back! It must be the best tool I have used for years Barry
Ask a Question
Asked By Scott
on October 21st, 2015
How do you properly assemble the Chillington Crocodile Hoe and install the metal wedge they supply with the hoe and the wood handle?
Answered by Andrew
on October 22nd, 2015
Hello, the metal wedge is only needed for the heavy duty canterbury fork hoe, the rest of them you just pass the handle through the loop in the head until it stops moving, using it will wedge it in place.

Quickcrop European deliveries

All Standard Quickcrop Deliveries only €3.95, heavy goods deliveries only €9.95.

All our deliveries are only €3.95 no matter how many products we deliver anywhere in Ireland. For heavy items like ponds or furniture we charge only €9.95 per complete order. We also deliver to the UK and other European countries, please see our delivery rates below. Our flat delivery rate is an absolute bargain and is far cheaper than any of our competitors, please take this into account when comparing product prices.


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Heavy goods deliveries
For heavy furniture or pond deliveries we charge an extra €5.00 to our standard delivery rate. Our rates below are our standard rates, please add €5.00 for heavy goods. All delivery rates are automatically added to your order when you add a product to your cart.

Where do we deliver to?
We deliver nationwide to the island of Ireland, the U.K., Austria, Benelux Countries, France, Germany and Switzerland. Please see our delivery rates below:

€3.95 - The Island of Ireland

€12.95 - The United Kingdom (Highlands and Islands may incur a surcharge, please contact us on 353 1524 0884 for details)

€14.95 - Austria, Belguim, The Netherlands, Luxembourg, Denmark, France, Germany, Switzerland.

How long does it take?
Stock permitting we aim to dispatch your goods within 2 working days of receiving your order. The average time taken from order to delivery is 2 - 3 days for Irish and UK orders, and up to 8 working days for other European destinations.

What If I'm not in at time of delivery?
The driver will leave a note with the depot contact number. Delivery can be arranged for the next day or a later date.

I'm ordering several items, do they all arrive at the same time?
All items dispatched at the same time will normally be delivered in one delivery. The exceptions are bulk bags of soil or compost which comes in a separate delivery using a different delivery company.

What if my parcel is damaged or I wish to return the goods I have ordered?
Contact our office on 01 524 0884 and we will arrange collection and refund or replacement of faulty or damaged goods.

If you wish to return goods for any reason other than damaged or faulty items please return the item to us at the following address and we will organise a refund. Goods must be undamaged and in their original packaging. Please take care when parceling returned goods to ensure it reaches us in good condition.

Our returns address is: Quickcrop ltd., Unit 4, Ballymote Industrial Estate, Ballymote, Co.Sligo.


If you are unsure about any aspect of our delivery service we're always delighted to take your call in the office on: 01 524 0884

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