Help on my little farm near Quesnel, BC, Canada



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    I have a little farm tucked in the country of the interior of BC, Canada. We grow a garden, as well as all sorts of furry animals, such horses, sheep, pigs, rabbits, chickens, ducks. There is always lots of projects that need doing. The house is big, and there are always people coming and going. Community dinners are a common occurrence. I work part-time. I have older children away in university, but they are still coming and going. You would be welcome to help with us, and fit into our fun activities as well, or find your own.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

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

  • 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 live a typical Canadian lifestyle, and we are located in a beautiful part of the country. There is opportunity to connect with other locals, and opportunity for hiking, swimming, skiing and much more outdoor activities. We are a pretty fun family, and if you are easy going you will fit in well.

  • Help


    I always have projects on the go. Generally my needs are around maintenance on the farm or building projects, gardening depending on the season. Sometimes I also have household projects. It really depends on what is going on around here.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    You will likely have your own room. WIFI is available. shared bathroom, and kitchen area. You can eat meals with us, and are welcome to use what is in the fridge to make lunches and breakfast.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The area offers great hiking, camping and many lakes for swimming, fishing. The little town of Quesnel is very cute with may shops and friendly people, and welcoming coffee shops.

  • 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: 375532575577