Join us on a dairy farm near Akureyri in North Iceland

Country

Iceland

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  • last activity

    Last activity

    16/10/2019

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    59.8 %

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    within 8 days

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  • Description

    Description

    We are young couple (Jóhann 29yo and Eva 23yo) that just bought dairy farm in north Iceland about 21km from Akureyri. we have 25-30 cows that need to get milked twice a day, get fed and clean around them.
    Our plan is to open dog hotel soon has we can in one of the old houses on the farm and would some of the work be setting that up.
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    we have 1 dog 3 cats few chickens and some calfs.
    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

    Languages spoken

    Icelandic and English

  • 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

  • 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