Green Scythe Fair Championship results 2019

  Here are the results from the weekend competitions in Somerset. Some exciting surprise results in the leader table! Rain and wind in the week leading up to the festival meant that the grass was quite challenging.  This had quite a noticeable effect on quality scores; those who could put in good times without loosing Read more about Green Scythe Fair Championship results 2019[…]

New generation scythers

A regular topic of conversation at scythe meetings is how to engage more of the younger generation in scything, and indeed in practical rural activities generally. It is not difficult to see why the demographic for scything is biased to more mature users.  It’s a fact, for example, that active participation in voluntary conservation and Read more about New generation scythers[…]