Help needed in an organic Bordeaux vineyard, France

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France

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    27/02/2021

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  2021 

 Min stay requested: at least a week

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  • Description

    Description

    Hey everyone!

    (from late feb for 2 weeks)

    Originally from Belgium, after a few years of travel going through different wine region and farms, i decided to put my luggage down in the south west of France and took over a beautifull vineyard in the Bordeaux countryside. 9ha grown organicaly since 1993, amazing terroir ! We're know moving torwards a sixth vintage. Big challenge ! We'll be trying as much as we can to put biodynamy in practice and we're also bringing our horse in the vine. Always working in group i love enthusiastic, curious people to share work, experience and good wines !

    Hope to cross your way in the vine soon !

    Julien

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    Farmstay help

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    A nice chance for people curious about wine to learn more about it and for those who simply like having some physical excercice in an amazing nature ! For now, we're looking for help in the vine We're passionate and are ready to share what we know and to learn from what you can teach us !
    we share our beautifull environement, a nice place to sleep, good food and of course wine.

  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

    Host has indicated that they will pay at least the minimum hourly wage of their country for each hour worked and that accommodation will also be provided. They are asking for help with a business or business activity. Contact the host directly via the site messenger for more information and details about the wage provided. Any arrangements should be agreed in advance with your host.

  • Help

    Help

    It's time to pick some grappes !!! From the 15th of september until the 2nd of october
    The best moment of the year is just around the corner.
    We need enthusiastic people to help us pick our 2020 grappes (they are beautifull) and give a hand around the whole harvest thing.
    It is a lot of work, lot of fun, lot of wine, lot of food,... a big group, a fire, dance if the mood is on !
    A great chance to get involved in the organic/natural winemaking process with of course a lot of tasting !

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    Spanish: Beginner
    Dutch: Beginner

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Beside the amazing surrounding, we have confortable rooms shared bathrooms with an open space with wifi and washing machine. When the rooms are full or if you like it, you might have to camp...

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    It's a great place for nature lovers and people who like meeting people from all over the world.
    Few touristical spot are accessible with train or with us when we're free on week-end.

  • 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

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    Tons of cool spot in the nature !

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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