How it was done in the ‘Olden Days’

Last year i planted some over wintering  green manure in part of the allotment – worked well , grew nicely – and now time to cut it down for the next stage. Luckily (for me) my allotment neighbour is very keen on using old methods for gardening – he volunteered to cut this using his Scythe , watching – it was made to look so easy – and quick . Have a look at the short video below :