HI. Dear Workawayers.
If you love organic food system, please send your application.
I’m an organic farmer here in Taiwan, It’s a fertilizer-free organic farm and keep many kinds of seeds by myself.
I have been accepting helpers since 2016. I love to share my experience about organic farming and food system and accompany cats, chickens in my farm.
I have to sell vegetable to organic farmers market every Saturday.
The market is the oldest organic farmers market in Taiwan.
You could go with me if you want and see the market
We would love some help for 4 hours a day, 3 hours in morning and 1 hours in afternoon.
We don’t help on rainy days, Saturday and Sunday because Sunday is my family day.
You will live a house in my farm. You will not live with us.
But I prepare a bicycle for you to shuttle from farm house to my house.
Creating/ Cooking family meals
I am a small household farmer in Taiwan so I don't have too much extra for you.
When you in my farm, you will feel culture of Taiwan and learned from me, like
1. Organic farming knowledge.
2. Language exchange.
3. How to operation a fertilizer-free farm.
4. To know farmers market in Taiwan.
5. Learn about Food processing.
6. Seed Conservation.
7. Learning local farmers knowledge and share your experience and see the markets
8. See the local areas and explore
Tasks depends on season and most of them related to farming.
Help in the farm involves planting, harvesting, mulching, weeding, feeding our cats & chickens, and cutting grass etc.
I plant kinds of fruits to make jam when harvest, you could help me to cut, peel or cooking.
Chinese (Mandarin): Fluent
I have one suite with double king size bed in my farm house.
You will live at farm house for you or your friends and no need to share a room with other people you don't know.
3 Meals will be provided a day.
Breakfast at farm and lunch dinner at my home.
- WIFI (when eat at my home, not Farm house)
- Bluetooth audio
- Electric fan
- Mosquito net
- Quilt, pillow, Blanket
- Organic shampoo, organic shower gel
- Washing machine
- Dry machine
- Hair dryer
- Electric kettle
- Small oven
- Electric cooker
We are a small town in Zhuolan Township Miaoli County., nearby Fengyuan county which belong Taichung city.
I can pick you up at Fengyuan Railway station.
Feel free to ride a bike or bus to tour my county attractions when day off, or you can hang out with me and my family.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
More than two
Maximum 4 hours a day, 5 days a week