Join us on a dairy farm near Akureyri in North Iceland

Country

Iceland

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  • last activity

    Last activity

    05/08/2020

  • paid opportunity

    Host offers payment

     

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 Min stay requested: at least 1 month

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  • Description

    Description

    We are couple (Jóhann 30yo and Eva 24yo) that bought dairy farm in north Iceland 2019 about 21km from Akureyri. we have 25-30 cows that need to get milked twice a day, get fed and clean around them.
    We also have been running dog hotel since beginning of 2020.
    We can not pay much but we will do what we can. for example you can borrow car for traveling

    we have 1 dog 2 cats few chickens and some calf's.
    we have big house and plenty of bedrooms

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Farmstay
    Help in the house
    Animal care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    get closer to nature and the animals and how it is to live and work on Farm in Iceland

    there is lot of mountains to hike on and only 10 km to the nearest pool and 21 km to Akureyri witch is the biggest town outside of the capital

  • Host offers a wage in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers a wage in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

  • Help

    Help

    the work consist in animal care, milking cows and feeding calfs mainly. fencing, cleaning and even some tractor work if people are up to that

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Icelandic: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    private Bedroom in our house. Food is provided but sometimes we would take turns cooking

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • 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?

    One

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    Hours expected

    25 hours week minium

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Host ref number: 117569182796