cutting out a large tree stump Mar 14, It's been said that taking down a tree is the easy part compared to removing the stump.
Another option is to drill holes all over it, pound in some wooden dowels that have been inoculated with edible mushroom mycelium and let the mushrooms turn that stump into food and compost!
I hope to dispel that notion by employing what may be the easiest cos Author: Plant Abundance. Jul 28, Why do all the work to remove the tree stump down a couple feet? The only reason they used to do this in the past was so they could plow the field. I don’t t Author: Backyardables. Dug around the stump over half way, leaving the rest of the roots for support for cutting the roots under the tree. Also do not want the stump to come down on anyone.
A useful tool for manual removal is a mattock, which has a broad end for digging and a sharpened end for slicing.
removed as much dirt as i could so i could cut of the root up to the stump so a person can dig under the stump. then the next step will be to cut the roots under the tree. The the last step will be to cut the remaining half that were not cut at the.