Come and be a part of our family and enjoy our farm in the Swiss Jura in Les Bois, Switzerland



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  • Description


    We are a family (Marielle and her companion with her two young adults in training outside) living in a small farm (2 hectares), in the middle of the forest, in autonomy, with garden in permaculture, orchard, forest and small animals, sheep , Treats and cheese. Drug, alcohol and cigarette-free place
    We are looking for one or more people to help us with a small cut of wood and the autumn works in the garden and the orchard. Therefore of the external and physical work, during the months of October to January.

    Nous sommes une famille ( Marielle et sa compagne ) vivant dans une petite ferme (2 hectares) , en pleine forêt, en autonomie, avec jardin en permaculture, verger, forêt et petits animaux, moutons, traite et fromage. Lieu exempt de drogues, alcool et cigarettes
    Nous cherchons une ou plusieurs personnes pour nous aider au jardin et au verger, à la forêt et avec les animaux, donc du travail extérieur et physique.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Farmstay help

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Life in autonomy, permaculture, voluntary simplicity and decay.

    Apprendre la vie en autonomie, la permaculture, la simplicité volontaire et la décroissance. Manger la nourriture bio produite sur le lieu.

  • Help


    Gardening help. Establishment of seedlings and crops. Care for fruit trees and surveillance of the herd of 6 dairy ewes and their 15 lambs.

    Jardinage dans le jardin potage en permaculture. Mise en place des semis et cultures. Soin aux arbres fruitiers et surveillance du troupeau de 6 brebis laitières et leurs 15 agneaux.

  • Languages spoken

    French: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Individual rooms and shared three bed rooms in large and cozy old farm with wood heating, bread oven, in an idyllic setting in the middle of the forest.

    Chambres individuelles et chambres partagées de trois lits dans une grande et confortable ferme ancienne avec chauffage au bois , four à pain , dans un cadre idyllique au milieu de la forêt

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    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    4/5 heures par jour max, 5 j/sem.

Host ref number: 114721463426