To promote the use of the Scythe as a useful tool to manage areas of wildflower meadows and as a way of improving physical fitness as a form of exercise and relaxation. To promote and educate about biodiversity, sustainability, and its benefits to health and wellbeing.
A Stick and a Blade will demonstrate the scythe as a practical tool for today, and preserve an ancient piece of our heritage. We will explore using the scythe for mindfulness, and bringing together other techniques for a rounded out view. Experimenting in physical and visual teaching and learning.
Promotion of the scythe will primarily be through education and training courses off site, distribution of information, demonstrations at public events and to provide access to the tools necessary.