Help on a self sustainable goat farm in Region Los Lagos, Chile



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  • Description


    We are a self-sustaining farm. We dedicated to the production of goat milk and products such as goat cheese, ricotta and fresh goat milk. We also have chickens, geese, ducks, greenhouse, compost production, 5 dogs and 9 cats. We live 2 kilometers from the next little village. We live in a very rustic way and live what the farm give us. Also we receive tourists that come and visit us, schoolclases or universitystudents that want to see and learn about organic sustentable goatfarming

    Somos una granja autosustentable. nos dedicamos a la producción de leche de cabra y sus posteriores productos como queso de cabra, ricotta y dulce de leche de cabra. También tenemos gallinas, gansos, huerta, invernadero, producción de compost, 5 perros y 9 gatos. Vivimos a 2 kilómetros del próximo pueblo. vivimos en una forma muy rustica y vivimos de la granja. También recibimos turistas, cursos de colegios y estudiantes de universidades que quieren ver y aprender sobre agricultura orgánica autosustentable

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Travellers can learn how to treat goats, they can practise their spanish, learn how to plant, water, how to be part of a team, cook, practise their spanish, learn about chickenkeeping, geesekeeping, medicinal herbs. Interact with animals, spend time on a self sustaining farm. learn to recicle,

  • Help


    We are looking for people that are responsable, open to learn, compromised.
    Bird feeding, goats, dogs, cats, taking fruits, fixing fences, cleaning the stable. Also we cook with wood stove and so we have hot water for shower. We must keep the fire burning and itching, watering plants, weeding in the greenhouse., cleaning the goatbeds. We need people with some experience in building with wood, carperntery is always very welcome.
    Help clean the house. Cook and wash and clean. We ask for initiative,responsability, good physical condition volunteers

    Alimentación de aves, cabras, perros, gatos, , cosechar frutas y semillas, arreglar cercos, limpiar el establo. Si alguien sabe de construcción en madera, carpintería es siempre muy bienvenido.También cocinamos con cocina a leña y así tenemos agua caliente para la ducha. Hay que mantener el fuego y picar leña, regar plantas,
    Ayudar en la limpieza de la casa. Cocinar y lavar y limpiar
    pedimos compromiso iniciativa,responsabilidad, buena condición física a los voluntarios

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    we have a shared piece and two singles . eat together, we live together on the farm

    tenemos una pieza compartida y dos piezas singles. comemos juntos, convivimos

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    we are very closed to Frutillar and Puerto Varas. Purranque is a small very tipical town from the South of Chile. People are very nice

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    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?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

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

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Host ref number: 157524354553