The ErgoLoop™ hand cultivator is used to loosen packed soil. The tool can also be used to dislodge small weeds around perennials and annuals, and it is great for smoothing soil in planters and beds. This cultivator features a unique, ergonomic loop handle design to reduce knuckle drag and provide maximum comfort. The head is made of high carbon steel, sand-blasted, chromed, and clear-coated for the most durability. Great for gardening in tight spaces, as well as open gardens.