Scything Workshops

Workshops –  I will be running a beginners workshop on Saturday May 14th between 9 – 1 at Monimail Tower Project in NE Fife, this session will cover all aspects of scything including setting up scythe, mowing techniques, honing and a little about peening. All equipment is provided. Cost per person – £35

For the more experienced scyther who wants to improve their skills I will be hosting an improvers workshop also on 14th May from 2 – 5 at Monimail Tower Project. We will cover peening in detail, blade repair and other scything queries. Cost per person – £30

Scottish Scything Festival 2023  – There will be no Festival this year. The next one will be July 2023.

For a  full report of the 2021 Scottish Scything Festival see and

To book or to find out more information about what I offer please email

Feedback from previous workshops

“Most Enjoyable and learnt a great deal”

“Very good introduction to scything and good practice”

“Very informative – great for the world, the opportunity to practice was ideal”

“Great tutor, clear, concise and very thorough”

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