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

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Israel

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  • last activity

    Last activity

    06/08/2021

 
  2021 

 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

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

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

  • 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 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

    English: Fluent

  • 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

    • Can host families

  • 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


Host ref number: 232986729939