Oxborough scything demonstration and meadow question time

Richard Brown from Emorsgate Seeds will be demonstrating scything techniques in the Orchard area at Oxborough Hall (National Trust) on 24 July 11.30am - 3.30pm more details

The orchard at Oxburgh was replanted with local varieties of apple, quince and medlar in 2009. The meadow beneath the trees is managed in a traditional way as a flower rich meadow.

Scything demonstrations will take place at 12 noon; 1pm; 2pm; 3pm with question and answer sessions about wildlife gardening, wild flowers and meadow management between each talk.

Bring your questions and scythe if you have one!




Posted on 12 July 2010,
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