We are looking for help with general farm duties and maintenance in British Columbia, Canada

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a small, family run market farm and bakery. Our three acres is home to 2 large hoop-house greenhouses, many outdoor gardens and fruit trees. This year we also have a further acre of gardens on a nearby property. We are family of six, and our dog and cats. We are located in a small seaside community in BC - a 40 minute ferry ride from Vancouver.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Babysitting and creative play
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Travelers will be welcomed into our family and community while having the opportunity to learn about small scale farming and all the fun and challenges that goes with it.

  • Help

    Help

    We are looking for help with general farm duties. Such as planting, harvesting, tilling, clearing, weeding, watering, care of animals, etc. General farm maintenance such as fencing and repairs too. Also help could be required with processing food from harvests (canning, dehydrating, fermenting, wine making etc.)

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    French: Intermediate

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We are please to offer up to 2 bedroom with shared bath in a second home on our property. The room(s) currently house double/queen sized beds.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The Sunshine Coast, BC is a stunning coastal community filled with lots of hiking and mountain biking trails, ocean beaches and lakes. It requires a ferry ride from Horseshoe Bay, BC to Langdale (approx. 40min) .

  • 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

    While we are not able to offer any kind of septic/sewer hook up we do have space for RV's of most sizes with electrical hook up as well.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    Reach out as we are open to possibilities.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    25 hours/week- daytime hours with some flexibility (ie. morning or afternoon)




Host ref number: 185319381122