DIGGING QUARTZ CRYSTAL IN ARKANSAS 1 of 6: “Mining” vs “Digging”

Last blog post we talked about where to dig crystal in Arkansas, in this post I was planning to cover how to dig. It’s a MUCH bigger subject than it seems like it might be, so I am breaking it into several parts. Let’s start with the actual crystal mining process and we’ll cover what the difference is in “mining” and “digging”. Crystals emerge from the earth in two ways; either they are dug out