Help us with organic fruits and more in the middle of the desert, western Israel

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Israel

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    20/03/2020

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  2020 

 Min stay requested: 1 week or less

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  • Description

    Description

    The farm is located at the heart of the west desert of Israel near the border with Egypt and it was establish to be an educational farm. We want to connect Torah and agriculture. We believe that agriculture work is a spiritual practice that we want to share with others. Helpers will do all the seasonal work according to the crop, start from weeding, pruning, harvesting and drying the fruits

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay
    Help in the house
    Animal care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We grow olives, grapes, dates, pomegranates and pineapples in a traditional ways without using any chemicals. Travelers will learn ways to grow organic fruits in a desert climate and natural ways to preserve food.

  • Help

    Help

    Our organic farm is in the middle of the desert. We grow Grapes, olives, dates and pineapples. We need help with maintenance of the farm. No special skills needed except from love for work. The chores will consist weeing, cropping, making compost, drying food, fixing greenhouses and so on. For now ONLY MALE helpers are needed

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    Hebraw, English, Swiss

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Caravan with shower. a kitchen and library self cooking of Kosher food. 1-3 people in a room depends on number of volunteers.

    we have a kitchen with stove and refrigerator so volunteers can cook the, off curse we provide the ingredients. We keep the Shabat and our food is Kosher.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Our farm is on the border of natural reserve so on their free time helpers can go hiking. Helpers can use the library to read and learn.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

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

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