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Scythe and Grassland courses and events 2020

CORONAVIRUS UPDATE. The courses and events listed on this page either are, or likely to be cancelled or postponed as a result of restrictions on movement and social distancing. Anyone who has already booked on a course will be notified in due course and offered a full refund.

Continue reading… / Posted on 08 January 2020,
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Meadows Demonstration Open Days 2020

CORONAVIRUS UPDATE. The event listed on this page has been cancelled for this summer as a result of restrictions on movement and the need for social distancing.

Continue reading… / Posted on 03 January 2020,
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Wood meadow management and scything demonstration day Sat 3rd August 2019.

Wood meadows require consistent long-term management of both the grassland and woodland components. This demonstration day at the Woodmeadow trust near York offers a chance to experience something of a wood meadow in action. Richard Brown of Emorsgate Seeds and the Scythe Association, will be available to discuss the management of grassland within wood meadows using a scythe. This will include scythe demonstrations and a chance to have a go with a scythe.

Continue reading… / Posted on 24 June 2019,
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Orchard grassland management & Practical scything workshop

Orchards old and new offer a particularly varied mosaic of vegetation and habitat structures with elements of managed and rough grassland, mature trees, shrubs and hedgerow boundaries. This workshop will focus on practical management of the ground vegetation component of orchards to maximise their potential for wildlife and biodiversity'.

Continue reading… / Posted on 26 March 2019,
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SCYTHE AND GRASSLAND COURSES AND EVENTS 2019

With the right training in scythe use and sharpening, a good scythe is a surprisingly economical and efficient tool for mowing small to modest areas of grassland. Here are some courses and events which can help equip you with the skills you need.

Continue reading… / Posted on 15 February 2019,
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Scythe and Grassland Courses and Events 2018

With the right training in scythe use and sharpening a good scythe is a surprisingly economical and efficient tool for mowing small to modest areas of grassland. Here are some courses and events which can help equip you with the skills you need.

Continue reading… / Posted on 15 June 2018,
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Winter Talks

To help alleviate the winter gloom Richard and Donald are each presenting a talk looking forward to spring and summer when wild flowers will once again brighten up our countryside and gardens.

Continue reading… / Posted on 09 January 2018,
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WILD FLOWER AND GRASSLAND TRAINING EVENTS 2017

Continue reading… / Posted on 08 February 2017,
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SCYTHE TRAINING EVENTS AND COURSES 2017

Continue reading… / Posted on 01 February 2017,
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Wild flower and grassland training events 2016

Continue reading… / Posted on 11 February 2016,
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SCYTHE TRAINING EVENTS AND COURSES 2016

Continue reading… / Posted on 25 January 2016,
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Scythe training events and courses 2015

With the right training in scythe use and sharpening a good scythe is a surprisingly economical and efficient tool for mowing small to modest areas of grassland. Here are some courses and events which can help equip you with the skill you need.

Continue reading… / Posted on 16 April 2015,
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Wild flower and grassland management training events 2015

Emorsgate are participating in a number of training events again this summer. If you have created a meadow, or planning on sowing one but are not sure how to manage it these courses and events could offer you the knowledge you need for success.

Continue reading… / Posted on 11 February 2015,
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MEADOW MANAGEMENT & SCYTHE TRAINING 2014

Continue reading… / Posted on 29 January 2014,
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MEADOW MANAGEMENT & SCYTHE TRAINING 2013

Continue reading… / Posted on 01 February 2013,
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Meadow management & scythe training 2012

Continue reading… / Posted on 19 February 2012,
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Training events 2011

Emorsgate are hosting two events this year as part of the flora locale training programme.

Continue reading… / Posted on 18 April 2011,
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Meadow management and scythe training JUNE 2011

Continue reading… / Posted on 17 April 2011,
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Wild flower and Biodiversity Training events July 2010

Continue reading… / Posted on 28 March 2010,
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Meadow management and Scythe Training events June 2010

Continue reading… / Posted on 19 March 2010,
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