Tag Archives: Austrian scythe

Scything course at RHS Harlow Carr in Harrogate

A lovely group of new mowers learning to scythe at RHS Garden Harlow Carr. Continue reading

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Learn to Scythe at Meadow Connections Festival

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Somerset scythe competition 2017 final – video

Video of this year’s scythe championship final – keep your eye on the time, you won’t believe how fast they’re mowing! Continue reading

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Somerset Scythe Festival 2017 Championships


This years champions from the Somerset Scythe Festival, including the man pictured above. Continue reading

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Scything at St John’s Church


Scything in a churchyard in N. Yorkshire. Continue reading

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Scything while the sun shines


Mad dogs and happy scythers go out in the midday sun and enjoy amazing views. Continue reading

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Greenwood and scythe course dates 2017

Ash splint basketry course 2017

What do you want to learn this year? Craft courses make fantastic presents or a wonderful mini-break for yourself.

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Scything grass & oats in Scotland


A group of novice scythers gatecrash a field of oats in Scotland and cut a crop of ‘impossible’ oats in front of an audience. Continue reading

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Awesome scything in Liverpool

Two volunteers with two scythes vs a wall of brambles, thistles and himalayan balsam – the results are awesome. Continue reading

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Sharpening a scythe left handed

Mowing with an Austrian scythe
Scything for left handers.
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