Welcome to Veracruz!
We are a family of farmers located in the State of Veracruz, in Southside of Mexico.
We farm tilapia, chicken, bamboo, palm threes and some other plants.
We are located in Medellín, Veracruz (15 has), 15 minutes away from the Port of Veracruz and Boca del Rio.
We like diversity, and have preference for groups (+2 and up), friends, families, etc.
Come and show us something from your home, we will show you ours.
Help with Eco project
We offer lodging and food in exchange for your work at the farm.
Work Monday to Friday, 5 hours: You get food Monday to Friday, and lodge 7 days.
Work Fulltime Monday to Friday: You get food and lodge, 7 days.
Minimum stay of 2 weeks. On weekend you are off duty.
You will learn how we work in the farm, our local food and music. Your spanish will improve here, we are patience and encourage you to speak in spanish, but help you to undestand in english.
At the Farm:
Maintenance & General Cleaning
Farming: Working with the crops (Planting, harvesting, irrigation, fertilization and maintenance).
Gardening: Working with the grass (cleaning, cutting, maintenance).
Animal care: Working with our animals (tilapia & chicken).
Handy man: Carpentry, Maintenance & General Cleaning.
Spanish and English
We have a big room for workawayers only, with bathroom and shower.
Also you can camp around designated area, bring your tent.
We have common areas and a large kitchen to eat together.
Moderate alcohol consumption no problem.
For smokers you are asked to take care of where to throw the cigar, only in the designated areas and container.
We like to take care of the environment and we try to avoid pollution.
Saturday and Sunday you have free time to spare. You can spend relaxing at the farm, or visit the Port of Veracruz, and Boca del Río, travel to near cities such as Xalapa, Cordoba, Orizaba, Alvarado, Huatusco, Fortin de Las Flores, Papantla, Tajín (all of them 1-4 hours away by bus), rich in 'cultura veracruzana', pyramids & museums, Ruta del Café (coffe route), Ruta de la Vainilla (vanilla route) and more. You choose.
There's a local bus stop at the main entrance of the farm, buses every hour, from 6:00 am - 6:00 pm). it will take you to the Central de Autobuses (Bus Station), Centro de Veracruz (Veracruz DownTown), las playas (beaches), and moore.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
More than two
5 days a week (max 25 hours)