Diverse farm raising Performance Quarter Horses, market garden and farm animals in Cariboo, Canada

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  • Description

    Description

    This Farm raises and trains performance quarter horses, raises cattle and other farm animals. We currently have 9 horses, a stallion and Brood mares. Breeding begins in April and our colt starting program has started already.We are starting an organic garden this spring to raise crops so we can live a more sustainable lifestyle. We have a unique blend of rural and life experience and are dedicated to sharing with others.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

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

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Travellers will learn about raising and training performance Quarter horses. We have a breeding program and we train outside horses as well. We practice natural horsemanship, Also, we are active in working with cattle on the range and competing in cutting events. One would learn about grooming, feeding and the general care of high performing and athletic horses.
    In addition, we raise chickens, turkeys and other farm animals and we are starting an organic garden this spring so we can live a more sustainable lifestyle.

  • Help

    Help

    We require assistance with the care and training of horses, working in the garden, and general work around the farm.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English, Belerusan, Russian, some french.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We have a house with a bedroom and bathroom and we provide 3 meals a day.For the more adventurous, we have a Tipi as well.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are situated in the Cariboo where our natural beauty and wilderness offers endless hiking, fishing and outdoor adventure. We can offer transportation. We have a sweat lodge and a tipi on the farm which we utilize with local First Nations people. We often ride our horses to help in moving cattle or simply ride in the mountains.

  • 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

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

Host ref number: 155513723325