Help at our farmhouse and learn about local Nepalese farming techniques & Organic production

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Nepal

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  • Description

    Description

    My name is Dinesh and I run an Agriculture Farmhouse near a Kathmandu Valley about 40km away .

    From a)May and June b). June and July c). October, November and December. d) January, February, March, April I will be hosting a volunteer based offering natural farming, Interaction with local farmers and obseved agriculture co-operative, teaching in Government School, Fishing in local river with local methods. Visiting antique places. For international citizen need to stay a minimum of 1week, yet are invited and warmly welcome to stay for longer periods. We explore organic food production.
    "learning by doing" is the motto here which is a great leap towards agriculture process of Nepal.So, products mainly grown in this farmhouse such as paddy, potato, mustard and all kinds of vegetables are grown both by organic and inorganic process.
    we conduct internship, farmstay and volunteering programme. Mainly three types of work are conducted by the volunteers.
    They are :
    a) Light work- This involve cleaning garden, picking grass, carrying water etc.
    b) Intermediate work - This involves a intermediate works like painting,working inf field, cleaning cow,buffalo,goat dung,planting crops etc.
    c) Heavy work- Heavy work involves carrying sack, digging,harvesting etc

    We need well carpenter. Who can make turkey coop, chicken coop, rabbit coop etc. making bamboo cottage . So hurry up .

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    Cooking / shopping
    Farmstay
    Help in the house
    Animal care
    Teaching

  • Help

    Help

    Until now volunteers from Europe(France, Italy, Estonia, Spain, Russia, Romania), South America( Argentina, Chile), Africa(South Africa), Asia( India). They actively participate volunteer activities and get Certificate from our Agriculture Farmhouse. Volunteer need to fulfill following requirements

    1.you need to bring a photocopy of your passport and visa.
    2.you need to send us your profile(CV) to join the farmhouse activites include all information about you and your qualification.
    3.you need to bring a 2 photos of yours.
    4.you need to fill a form in our city office at Kathmandu before going to
    our farmhouse.
    5.Food is in exchange with work done in farmhouse
    6.After completion of volunteering work our farmhouse will give you
    official certificate.
    7.you need to give us a date of arriving in Kathmandu Nepal, so that we
    8. Those volunteers who loved drugs they are not allowed for farm they are disqualified.
    can send work profile to you.



    Required tools to work in farm:

    1.one set of gloves boot and mask for animal caring and in field work.
    2.one working dress

    note:
    Except the farm work for your entertainment there is a program of hiking,
    fishing, swimming in local river visiting local market,interaction with
    local people,visiting government and non government schools,learning
    Nepali culture,cooking local food,wearing Nepali national and typical
    dresses and many more things.....

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    english, japanese, hindi ,nepali,french

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    it an exchange.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Note that all work are exchange with food and accommodation in 1 week volunteer need to work 5 days per day 5 hours. remaining 2 days visiting,entertainment, cultural interaction an many more ....

  • 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

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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