Become a volunteer on a strawberry-farm near Wolfsburg/Braunschweig, Germany



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    We live on a farm in a 3000- people village about 10 km from Wolfsburg, 100 km from hanover.
    Our family contains 5 people, me (53) and my husband (58) and our daughters Maren (23) and Elke (19) and our granny Helga (83). Additionelly there is always an apprentice around, rightnow its Anna-Lena, who is 19 aswell.
    All of us speak english (more or less haha), I do speak italian and my daughter Maren speaks spanish, but in any case I dont think that there will be any understanding-problems.
    Your work will actually depend from the time/season you will be with us. So it varifies from helping on the farm or in the house to keeping our grandma busy with games, or giving her a lift to the doctor.
    You will have your own room.
    From our village there is a bus-connection to Wolfsburg and by train you can reach Hanover, Berlin and Braunschweig easily. There are several pools (outdoor) in Wolfsburg and there is the Autostadt aswell (if you are interested in cars, especially Volkswagen ;))
    If you have any questions dont hesitate contacting us, it would be just great hearing from you!

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Help with Computers / internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You will get the chance to live in a German family and if you want to learn German we will be delighted to help you. During the harvest there are always many people around. You will learn how life on a farm is like :)

  • Help


    We are very open to get to know different talents, at our farm there is always different kind of help required.

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    Italian: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    You will get your own room usually.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    You can visit Wolfsburg, Braunschweig or Hannover, bike riding, might be a chance to do horse-riding, go swimming in one of the outdoor-pools around Wolfsburg or just relax at the lake in Wolfsburg.

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    • 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

My husband Friedrich and me
Our daughters
weighting strawberries :)

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