Honing the scythe blade with a whetstone
spreading the hay out to dry
Since I cut the grass in the orchard we had to rake the hay out from under the trees into the sunlight to dry.
The hay rakes are homemade out of wood
Gathering up the dry hay and bringing it to the hay cock building site
Stacking the hay on a rack
Putting on the finale layer
A finished hay cock. There is a opening on both ends that allows air circulation to further dry the hay.
Me and my brother with the only tools necessary to make hay.