Tag Archives: scythe association

Mowing Reed in Norfolk

At the end of January Phil and I travelled to the winter meeting of the Scythe Association (SABI). This year the meeting was hosted by Richard Brown in Norfolk. As well as attending to the business of the Scythe Association … Continue reading

Posted in Scythe Uses, Scythes | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Cutting Norfolk Reed with a Scythe

Winter is somewhat of a quiet season for the scythe but for a number of years now Richard Brown, member of the Scythe Association of Britain and Ireland (SABI), has been giving fellow members an opportunity to get in a … Continue reading

Posted in Ecology, Scythe Uses | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Cutting Norfolk Reed with a Scythe

More about Poldark

Poldark continues to create interest in the scything world! Here is fellow SABI member Chris Riley being interviewed on Farming Today, BBC Radio 4, broadcast yesterday morning. The interviewer asks his opinion on Poldark’s mowing and then all about the … Continue reading

Posted in Media, Scythes | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on More about Poldark