Category Archives: scythe

Big scythe and small tractor

This is where it starts. The scythe I bought months ago gets a taste of the whetstone and goes to work for the first time in decades. I was amazed at how efficient it was – sweeping aside the sheeves … Continue reading

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Two scythes in one day

The story doesn’t end there with just a sickle – not while I’m all fired-up about scimitar-shaped blades and steam-bent snathes. And don’t yet actually possess one. Since we are habitually skint (broke, penniless – but in debt to no-one, … Continue reading

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