Our farm is a gorgeous community property on Salt Spring Island, 18 acres with various families and residents.
Your main host is Freyja Skye, 36, and her daughter Shaeanna (10). Market season is starting and cherries are coming soon!
Help with Eco project
Learn about gardening, community building, building skills etc.
This summer we will be harvesting and processing cherries, taking care of the newly planted fruit and nut trees, work on our agri-tourism campground and have a booth at the Saturday Market!
I would love to have somebody longer term who can help with the market stand and preparations.
If you are outgoing, love talking to people, and self-motivated, this could be a great summer gig for you!
Trade is 25 hours/week for accommodation with meals, or 15 hours/week for accommodation only.
Most of the tasks are quite physical, so please be prepared to use your muscles!
No dogs please.
English, German, French, some spanish
Camperized school bus with wood stove, access to shared house with kitchen/bathroom/living room/wifi etc.
We also have a swimming pond for those hot summer days!
There are extensive hiking and running trails closeby, and we are biking distance from the ocean. in the Summer it is great to swim in our pond or nearby lake or the ocean. Salt Spring Island has a vibrant community with lots of events, dances, parties, potlucks, ceremonies, markets etc.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week