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The Scythe Renaissance in Guernsey and in Wales

Practicing scything and sharpening techniques before heading off to the field to mow, Wales September has been an interesting month for scythe courses. First off, on 8th September we taught a Beginners Scythe Course in Guernsey. It has been an … Continue reading

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Social Mow on Sunday 15th July will happen, whatever the weather!

This Sunday, 15th July is our Social Mow and Haymaking day at the Dyfed Permaculture Farm Trust (see previous post for details.) The event will go ahead as planned, pretty much whatever the weather does – the grass is easier … Continue reading

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Social Mowing and Haymaking Day at Dyfed Permaculture Farm Trust

Grass falling to the scythe during our social mowing event in 2010 We would like to invite you to join us for our annual Mowing and Haymaking day at Dyfed Permaculture Farm Trust on Sunday 15th July. This is a … Continue reading

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May Scythe Course in the Sunshine

Learning to sharpen the scythe with a stone After all that rain, the sun shone on us for our first Beginners Scythe Course of the season. In the morning, eight enthusiastic students learnt how to set up a scythe then … Continue reading

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Seeds and Scythes

Scythe Cymru will be having a stand at the first ECOFAIR at the National Woolen Museum, Drefach Felindre on Saturday 10th March. The fair is open from 10am until 3pm. We will be available to chat about all aspects of … Continue reading

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Scythes for Sale!

We now have a selection of Austrian-style scythes, blades, peening and sharpening equipment available to buy. We would be happy to advise you on what equipment is best for your circumstances. Please contact us for more details

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2012 Scythe Course Dates Coming Soon!

We are just finalising our course dates for 2012. As well as courses for beginners and a Peening and Sharpening workshop, we will be holding a Scythe Workshop, aimed at those of you who already have scythes but would like … Continue reading

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