Help on our farm in Mavillette, Nova Scotia

Country

Canada

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  • last activity

    Last activity

    07/07/2018

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  2019 

 Min stay requested: No minimum

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a couple of young farmers living in Yarmouth, NS, looking for a motivated, open-minded, hard worker for our 2016 season. We prefer a female worker but will consider a female-female or male-female couple. English speaking, although one of your hosts is fluent in Acadian French.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Farmstay
    Other
    Help in the house
    Animal care

  • Help

    Help

    *️️*️️*️️ We have relocated and are closed until further notice.

    Days vary however we try to take 2 days off a week to relax and enjoy the farm. An average day on the farm is anywhere from 3-5 hrs, depending on the time of year. You will only be required to help what you are physically comfortable helping.

    Tasks include (but not limited to):
    Gardening (weeding, planting, watering, mowing)
    Splitting, stacking & bringing in firewood
    Egg washing & sorting
    General house chores (sweeping, mopping, laundry, dishes, etc)
    General carpentry and fence mending
    Caring for our farm animals, which includes chickens, quails, rabbits, cats, dogs, etc. Care includes watering, feeding, grooming, cleaning coops/barn/stalls/cages/brooders, haying, etc.
    And much more!

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English and French (Acadian)

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Workers must provide their own accommodations (van/bus/camper/trailer/tent).
    5 day minimum stay.
    No children or pets, please.
    Smoking & drinking is permitted, if respectable and responsible.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We will provide you with a cultural experience of our beautiful Yarmouth and Acadian Shores. Our local beaches and sunsets are a sight to see. You will fall in love with the beauty of our little community.

    Shuttle service from Halifax Airport to our Farm (4 hrs) is available. If you choose to take the Yarmouth or Digby Ferry, we will gladly pick you up. We assure you, you will be well taken care of. =]

  • 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?

    Two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    5 hours a day, 5 days a week


Host ref number: 718913869269