Help us with the gardens, eco cabin, root cellar...learn to garden and build in Naramata in the Okanagan Valley BC, Canada



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    Help in the early stages of a start-up organic farm

    I have recently bought this property and in the process of developing it. Gardens, orchards, cabins, workshops , art studio, all need to go in, no shortage of projects. I've been an organic fruit growers for 30 years now

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Farmstay help

  • 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

    You will learn to grow food organically and to build a home using natural materials and techniques.
    You will also learn to cook healthy organic vegetarian and vegan meals.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    I just bought this beautiful 120 acre property in Naramata in the Okanagan Valley BC. We have plans for an organic farm with fruit trees and gardens. Preparing the land. Building cabins, art studio, work shop...

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    French: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    I am fluent in French and would like to learn Spanish

  • Accommodation


    I am presently building the eco home. You would be sharing the kitchen etc.
    Your accommodation is a beautiful Teepee with an amazing view of the lake and mountains.
    Food is pretty well all organic with most of it from the garden, and pretty well vegan.
    There is internet, and bicycles for exploration.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The Okanagan is fruit growing area and is the warmest place in BC. The lake is great and there are great areas for walking, hiking, mountain biking and rock climbing. Great skiing/snowboarding nearby.
    There are two waterfalls on the property with pools for swimming.

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    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

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