Help us in the farm :) We welcome you to Veracruz, Mexico

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 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    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.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay
    Help with Eco project
    Animal care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    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.

  • Help

    Help

    At the Farm:

    Farming
    Gardening
    Animal care.
    Handy man.
    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.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    Spanish and English

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    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.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    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.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    5 days a week (max 25 hours)



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