Come to our permaculture project teaching farmers with dry land and help us, near Hyderabad, India

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Indien

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    04.09.2019

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  • Beschreibung

    Beschreibung

    This property has been in operation for 13 years with lots of fruit trees on site, and fruit and vegetables obtainable almost all year around. the part i am working on was just started this year.

    it is a 2 acre piece of the above farm. we are demonstrating with permaculture how a small dry land farmer can restore the ground water and at the same time earn four times the income of the surrounding dry land farms. to do this we show how to do some terra forming to retain water, to plant deep rooted nitrogen fixing trees and legumes, to plant fruit and nut trees, interplanting with medicinal herbs, vegetables, cereals, and oil crops. we have a teaching facility here where we can accommodate 50 farmers-in-training.

    I am 70 years old, have been farming for 50 years, been teaching farmers for most of that time. we have the mission of recharging the ground water in india which has been severely depleted and will cause starvation if it is not recharged soon. we chose this farm because it is in a rain shadow and what works for the dry land farmers here will work almost anywhere in india.

    also there is a great farmer training center place here with toilet, bathing, camping and workshop facilities

  • Arten von Arbeit

    Arten von Arbeit

    Gartenarbeit
    Bauarbeiten
    Kochen/einkaufen
    Landarbeit
    Hilfe bei Ökoprojekten
    Karitative Arbeiten
    Hilfe bei Kunstprojekten
    Hilfe mit Computer / Internet

  • Arbeit

    Arbeit

    Lots of different jobs for volunteers. we have a 2 acre farm where we are demonstrating to small farmers how they can grow their own food, earn cash income and recharge the ground water in india.

    jobs include planting trees from seeds, protecting new trees from the sun, mulching trees, harvesting fruit, harvesting begetalbles. visiting other farms nearby, also there is computer stuff like posting on facebook, website work.

    we go off to do teaching of local farmers and need posters for this. cooking of food is part of the volunteer work.

  • Gesprochene Sprachen

    Gesprochene Sprachen

    english

  • Unterkunft

    Unterkunft

    tent. there is a fancy bathhouse and even a swimming pool. food will be at 11 and 7 p. m.

  • Was noch ...

    Was noch ...

    ft. bhongir is near by, city of hyderabad is reachable by bus. warangal with a lot of history is also reachable by bus. area is quiet and lovely walks to several small local villages.

  • 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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