Strawbale building near the Pyrenees

Country

France

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    Last activity

    21/02/2021

 
  • Description

    Description

    Welcome in our small farm in the foothills of the Pyrenees in the Ariege near the market town Mirepoix. The place is quiet, surrounded by forests and fields, and a beautiful view overlooking the mountains.
    We, Jeremy (48), Manuela (36),Alina (2) and sometimes Thomas (11 years) would like to share our rural life with one or two persons interested in our activities.
    We appreciate good will, motivation, dynamism.
    Vegetarian cooking.
    Non smoking.
    Ongoing project to finish our straw bale house.
    You can contact us by phone easier than by mail: 05 61 03 06 12 english german and french spoken

    Bienvenue sur notre petite ferme au pied des Pyrénées en Ariège. L'endroit est calme, entouré de bois et champs et orienté au sud avec une belle vue sur la montagne.
    Nous, c'est Jeremy (45), Manuela (33) et parfois Thomas (7 ans), souhaitons accueillir une ou deux personnes intéressées par nos différentes activités.
    De la bonne volonté et du dynamisme seront appréciés. La cuisine est végétarienne. Non fumeurs.
    Construction d'une maison en bois/paille. La structure en bois est faite. On est en train d'installer les murs en bottes de paille et enduire. Vous nous contacterez plus facilement par telephone:(0)5 61 03 06 12;on parle anglais allemand et français.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    General Maintenance
    Help with Eco Projects

  • 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
  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help

    Help

    Spring: plant production in the greenhouse, prepare the garden, construction. Summer: gardening, beekeeping. Autumn: picking apples, making delicious juice. Winter: wood cutting, construction.

    Printemps : production des plantes, légumes dans la serre, préparer le jardin. Eté: travailler le champ, le jardin, un peu d'apiculture. Automne : Ramasser les pommes, fabrication du jus. Hiver : couper le bois, bricoler, construction.

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    French: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    La cabane dans les bois.

    A hut in the wood.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Please call by phone. We do not have internet at home. Otherwise write three weeks beforehand.
    Le mieux c' est de nous appeller, parce que on n' a pas l'internet à la maison. Sinon nous écrire trois semaines en avance.

  • 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

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    5 hours a day, flexible



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