Come and learn about the farming lifestyle on our paradise in Van Anda, Canada



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  • Beschreibung


    Down to earth welcoming and caring family of 3. We live on 65 hectares of forest with ponds on Texada Island in BC. Farm is housing 3 of us with 1 dog, 2 cats, 8 Morgan horses, two cows, 5 Nubian goats, few chickens, 2 ducks, 1 piggy the pet and lots of birds, frogs, bats and deer. We were told, we are living in paradise. Yes we do live in the paradise constantly growing. We have gardening and building projects. Fences always needs repairs and land needs landscaping.

  • Arten von Hilfe und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Arten von Hilfe und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Heimwerker- und Bauarbeiten
    Zubereiten / Kochen von Mahlzeiten für die Familie
    Mithilfe auf einem Bauernhof
    Betreuung von Tieren

  • Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    In last 7 years we had many volunteers from all around the world staying with us from 2 weeks to 8 months. It was a nice experience to learn from them and their learning from us, about our fully sustainable life style here on the farm/ranch. Living with animals is very rewarding and life learning experience.

  • Arbeit


    Every day we have to feed our animals so that mean no free weekend but we do have free hours every day. Sometime we just feed animals and sometime we work till project is finished. ..meaning sometime there is a more work and sometime is less. On the farm with animals chores are always unpredictable. We do organic gardening, manufacture organic fertilizers (no manures). Somettime we have to fix fencing or make new one. We want to make shelters for our horses and cows. Horses do have their rooms in the building but outside shelters would be nice. We have some new buildings that we work on to finnish so there is opportunity to learn carpentry skills. We do collect firewood and falling the trees. We have also started offering farm stay accommodations for tourists so we have guests on the farm. Mostly families with children.

  • Gesprochene Sprachen

    English: Fließend
    Croatian: Fließend
    French: Gute Kenntnisse

  • Unterkunft


    Private room with shared rest of the open concept large house. Day starts around 8 :00 am. with feeding animals first. Everybody is cooking.

  • Was noch ...

    Was noch ...

    In time off there are swimming places around. Hiking or biking. We provide ride to the town if wanted. We must say that was not often desire of our volunteers to leave the farm for city. Farm is big, open with many things to do and see.

  • Etwas mehr Information

    Etwas mehr Information

    • Internet Zugang

    • Eingeschränkter Internet Zugang

      Eingeschränkter Internet Zugang

    • Wir besitzen Tiere

    • Wir sind Raucher

    • Familien möglich

  • Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal

    Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal


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

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