Help us empower local farmers close to Manali, in Himachal Pradesh, India



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 Min stay requested: at least a week

  • Description


    As a thought leader in native produces of Himachal, our project introduces ‘powerful plants’ from the Himalayas and making them ‘accessible for all’ through food and drinks. By value chain creation and supply chain integration brining all the native farmers and buyers on one platform that is transparent and easily accessible for conversations.

    Connecting agri producers directly with buyers through vale creation and supply chain integration system which includes a concept of farmers. We are based out of Aleo, Manali working with farmers from Lahaul & Spiti, Kullu, Mandi, Kangra and Shimla Regions of Himachal.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Help with Eco Projects
    Farmstay help
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • 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

    Will get an exposure in working with the remote regions of the Himalayas and closely with the farmers, their cultivation practices, heritage, native produces, cooking. Working closely with community and also a Start up community in Himachal.

  • Help


    Looking for travellers who can help with graphics design, marketing, data entry, collecting information (hindi), Photography & Video graphy.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Hindi: Fluent
    Kannada: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    Happy to learn different kinds of languages, niche and widely spoken. Asian to Latin.

  • Accommodation


    Shared rooms or living rooms with shared kitchen and bathroom. Situated in the village Balsari, 3kms from Manali, in Himachal Pradesh.

    Fully equipped kitchen is available to cook and make food for your self. Ingredients will have to be shopped on your own if you need anything exotic apart from the normal staples.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Local transport is available (buses, shared taxis) an in free time can do small hikes and explore local sightseeing.

  • 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

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    We have BSNL Indian government lines of Wi-Fi connectivity and is quite good in remote areas such as Manali. We will have guests who will also be sharing this. Power cuts in the region are common and more so during winters. Please be prepared for this.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 257657862188