Help with fruit-picking, cleaning and honey bees in Roydon, UK

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United Kingdom

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    28/09/2020

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a small nursery supplying local and national markets, farmers markets and high streets with vegetables. We are currently diversifying into a more holistic way of growing and self-sufficiency.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay help
    Animal Care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You will learn how to build, establish, maintain and improve a pepper crop in a growing environment. You will learn how to manage live animals such as bees as well as build and maintain their living environment. You will learn how to harvest food and vegetables in a hydroponic system.

  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

  • Help

    Help

    We require help with our Sweet Pepper and tomato plants. The main duties will be crop work and fruit picking. There will also be some other duties to take care of such as cleaning/clearing old plants and establishing new crop areas.
    We may also require help with our Honey Bees.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Italian: Fluent
    Spanish: Beginner
    French: Beginner

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Your own caravan or room which sleeps two people, including a shared kitchen and shared bathrooms.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Close to a train station which has regular trains to the centre of London (30 min journey).
    Also on the edge of Lea Valley Park, with Canals, Fields and Recreational Areas.
    Local pub/restaurant 15 mins walk away and local town (Hoddesdon) 3km away.
    Set next to Lea Valley Park and Epping Forest with wonderful hiking opportunities.

  • 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?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 8 hours a day, 5-6 days a week

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Host ref number: 128552252487