Pratensis Countryside Services


For similar courses run by other scythe trainers around the country, have a look at the courses page of the Scythe Association of Britain and Ireland:

The following beginners’ courses are open to all. See the relevant web sites for further information and to book. Scythes will be available for purchase on the day. Contact me direct if you are intending to buy (no obligation) and with any other questions:

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Forthcoming scythe courses

Demonstration events

I shall be demonstrating at the following events. There will be an opportunity to try scything for yourself and purchase equipment. See the web site for details:

Individual tuition

Training for beginners, or for more experienced scythers can be provided on an indivdual basis. This can include guidance on peening. If you think this might be of interest get in touch.