The Falci order is here! Despite the lashing June rain, we successfully took delivery of a pallet from Italy yesterday. For those of you who have been patiently waiting, the Falci 187 Short Ditch Blade is back in stock! (EDIT 24/06/20 – wow, they’re all gone already! Please sign up for our Newsletter to be notified when it is back in stock.) We are also … Continue reading New Falci blades and Welsh Made Peening Benches
Following trials of blades from the Italian Falci scythe factory this spring, we are pleased to offer a limited number of these blades in our shop. Available for the first time in the UK, these blades have a strong international reputation. See here for the blades on offer. More models may be added as trails continue. To give you a taster of the blades in … Continue reading Falci Scythe Blades
Over the last month, we have been updating our online Scythe Shop. As well as being able to buy complete scythe kits online, it is now possible to buy all your scything extras and spares through the shop too eg blades, sharpening stones, peening equipment. If you are local to us, you are welcome to come to the Trust and buy in person, by prior … Continue reading Scythe Shop Update
Due to the popularity of our Introductory Scythe Courses this year, we have decided to add an extra date. We will now be running a course on Sunday 10th August in addition to the courses on Wednesday 9th July and Saturday 30th August. For more information and to book see our Scything and Hand Hay Making Courses page.
Due to unforeseen circumstances we will not be holding a seed swap at the National Woollen Museum this year. We will instead have a stand at the Carmarthen Seedy Saturday and Green Fair in St Peter’s Civic Hall, Saturday 8th March, 10am-3pm As well as bringing along home-saved seed from our garden, we will have the scythe shop with us, offering scythe sales, information and … Continue reading Seed Swaps and Scythe Stall 2014
Dyfed Permaculture Farm Trust will have a Seed Swap table at the Eco Fair in the National Woollen Museum, Drefach Felindre on Saturday 23rd March, 10am until 3pm. Bring along your home-saved or spare seed to swap and share! There will be seed available from the Heritage Seed Library (HSL), part of the charity Garden Organic and information on seed saving. Don’t worry if you … Continue reading Seed Swap, Scythe Stand and Apple Grafting Workshop