Help with home and vegetable garden in Wales, UK

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  • Description

    Description

    We live on a farm on the West Wales coast. In April we will need someone to help us prepare our vegetable garden and plant all the seeds. Accommodation is a very nice shared flat on the farmyard. We are one mile from the bus stop at Aberarth, and three miles from Aberaeron, lifts are offered into town when we go.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house

  • 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

    Volunteers can learn about gardening and the Welsh way of life and culture.

  • Help

    Help

    Due to the Coronavirus we are not taking any helpers for the next months. We need volunteers to help with the home vegetable garden and around the house.
    They stay for one, two or three weeks. The accommodation is situated on the farm yard. Cereals, milk, bread, tea/coffee provided for breakfast. We have tea/coffee and cakes together in the farmhouse at 11am. At 1pm a fully cooked lunch is provided, with meat for meat eaters and a vegetarian option for vegetarians, pudding is included for students/volunteers to eat in their flat. In the evening basic vegetables, pasta, bread is available for the students/volunteers to make their own food.

  • Languages spoken

    Welsh: Fluent
    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Student flat on farm yard.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    There are wonderful coastal paths to walk in the area. Aberaeron our local town is three miles from the farm and is famous for its honey ice cream. Aberystwyth the university town is fifteen miles away with many interesting places to visit including the National Library of Wales. Llanerchaeron the National Trust house is situated two miles outside Aberaeron. There is a bus stop one mile from the farm, lifts are offered into town when we go.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    5 hours a day, weekends off

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