Auger may bend if it is forcefully hit against ground.
Dirt dug from hole should be placed close to hole to refill hole later.
Handle may be used to remove dirt from bucket auger.
d. Pull auger out of hole, clean dirt out of bucket auger, and place auger back in hole.
Examining dirt from bucket
auger will show soil condi-
tions below ground.
e. Repeat steps b thru d until handle is
approximately 1-2 inches from
ground (auger is approx 42 in. into
ground) (see illustration).
f. Dig second hole one auger length
from first hole (see illustration).