Learn about regenerative agriculture and permaculture on our family farm in Colorado, USA

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    30.06.2020

 
  2020 

 Geforderte Mindest-Aufenthaltsdauer:  mindestens 3 Wochen

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  • Beschreibung

    Beschreibung

    We are Currently seeking help for the 2020 Season! This is a great opportunity to immerse on a farm based in holistic living, permaculture design, herbal medicine, and community practice.
    internship includes weekly discussions on regenerative agriculture and permaculture, guided by the needs of the group.


    If you have taken a permaculture design course and are ready to deepen your understandings of design technique and practice, this is an awesome opportunity!

    If you are curious about permaculture, the idea of living beyond sustainability, regenerative systems, alternative economy, and living in small community with people choosing to embody the change we wish to see in the world, this is an awesome opportunity.


    We are a small scale family farm and homestead with practices based in regenerative agriculture, biodynamic, and permaculture design. We raise pigs, sheep, chickens, and ducks while maintaining annual vegetable gardens. We are also establishing a large forest Garden, and designing and building passive irrigation earth works and rainwater/Greywater systems.

    There is also opportunity to work with us on some natural building projects on the farm, as well as opportunities for paid work in the different networks that we are engaged with.
    We hold community events often to bring people together with food and live music and as a way to fundraise for some of the larger regenerative projects that we are working on

    Our farm is conveniently located in a rural setting, abutting the foothills of the rockies with hiking right out the back door and tons of climbing and backpacking close by, while also only 15 minutes from the city of Boulder and Longmont.
    Lyons, Co is the closest town, only 2 min away in a car, with restaurants and small grocery stores as well as free live music in the summer, great local community, and river hangouts

    We are also located near to the entrance of Rocky Mountain national park.


    We also have a nonprofit doing design and consultation regionally for regenerative systems. There is potential opportunity to work on projects with us as well for the right candidates.

  • Arten von Arbeit

    Arten von Arbeit

    Gartenarbeit
    Bauarbeiten
    Landarbeit
    Hilfe bei Ökoprojekten
    Betreuung von Tieren

  • Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    You would have the experience of living a full season on a working farm, learning about livestock management, gardening, permaculture and whole systems design, food preservation, community living, self transformation through land transformation, living in a beautiful area of Colorado, close to the thriving city cultures of Boulder and Denver but secluded in a quiet, rural setting

  • Arbeit

    Arbeit

    We are looking for helpers for the 2020 season. This person/couple would be responsible for 25 hrs a week helping us take care of animals, tend the gardens, brewing kombucha, processing and preserving food, fermentation, making tinctures and salves, and keep things running smooth on the farm.
    Most tasks would be in the morning time and would allow the person ample time to work elsewhere during the week, with days set aside for bigger projects.

  • Gesprochene Sprachen

    Gesprochene Sprachen

    English

  • Unterkunft

    Unterkunft

    This includes housing in rustic but comfortable accommodations on the farm, with outdoor kitchen, wood fired sauna (yep!), outdoor shower and composting toilet. All meat and vegetables produced on the farm would be shared as well as bulk food items such as staple grains and cooking oil. Regular community meals will also be shared

  • Etwas mehr Information

    Etwas mehr Information

    • Internet Zugang

    • Eingeschränkter Internet Zugang

      Eingeschränkter Internet Zugang

    • Wir besitzen Tiere

    • Wir sind Raucher

  • Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal

    Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal

    mehr als zwei

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    Arbeitszeiten

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


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