Learn how to make real cider while helping us on the small island of Fejoe, Denmark

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Denmark

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    19/10/2020

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 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    We are an organic farm and business on the small island -Fejoe- in the South of Denmark with 8 ha of orchards and production of anything that can be made out of apple juice: cider, vinegar, juice, icecream etc. We are looking for 2-4 persons to assist us in harvesting and processing the fruit in the autumn and to assist with the cellar work and the orchard work in the spring and early summer. If interested, you will learn how to make real cider and other apple produce.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You will be trained to be a good cider farmer/producer.
    You will also experience good food and get the opportunity to explore the lovely Danish 'Virgin Islands'.

  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

  • Help

    Help

    PLEASE READ: Work in harvest time is hard, and often heavy work.
    We collect apples manually, in every weather, every day, for 2 months.
    Do except some long days, but fair amount of work,
    We take a lot of cozy breaks as well (google: hygge)

  • Languages spoken

    Danish: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    French: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We have a house with 3 separate bedrooms accommodating max. 5 persons, Two bathroom and a living room with a kitchen.
    You will live with a person of you own gender unless you are a couple. who travel together.
    We will make food together :)

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The island is an amazing place. Its very isolated (being an island and all) and therefore there will be a lot of time to enjoy yourself. Around 500 people lives on the island, so its a good place to sing out loud with nobody hearing you, and to explore the beautiful nature around you.

    Denmark is a bicycle country, and we will of course supply you with bikes so you can bicycle all around the island.

  • 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 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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