Help us create a self-sufficient life on our small farm in Finnerödja, Sweden



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 Min stay requested: at least a week

  • Description


    We are a family of 2, who moved from Stockholm to live on a small farm in the swedish woods. We have diffrent animals and trying to make a vegetable garden. We have an ambition to be self-sufficient in greens and meat!

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    General Maintenance

  • 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

    We are looking for help right now. You will live in the swedish forest surrounded by a nature reserve with diffrent wild animals. We have lakes and a beautiful fauna and flora. We have 4 dogs a couple of cats, hens/chickens, doves, ducks, turkeys and quails. Also 2 pigs and 2 goats.
    We speak swedish, english and some german.

  • Help


    Fencing, gardening, animalcare. Diffrent building gardening projects. Make a vegetablegarden and things to do around a small farm.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Swedish: Fluent
    German: 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


    We have a 1 room cottage with 2 beds. Bathroom, toilet in the main house. We Aldo have a guestroom in the house. Kitchen in the main house. We like to make dinners toghether and eat togehter. ( We eat meat). Breakfast and lunch you can prepare as you like.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Driverslicense is good to have. If you have a car its good.We live in the middle of the woods.
    We have nationalparks, Lakes to fish and swim in. Historical places and towns. If you come in august we can go to our summerhouse by the lake Vättern and fish crayfish, if you want.

  • 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

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 175549212359