Help us with fencing, clearing land, building, mucking out and repairs on a farm in Bretagne, France

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France

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    Last activity

    25/01/2019

 
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  • Description

    Description

    Paul & i (dawn) have been here 7yrs . Renovated our longer which is 4 beds . We started our business here straight away , and is now a house hold name in the community. We breed rare breed animals as organic as possible . We have a preperation room here on site for our 2 shops . where we prep our animals and make our sausages and other products on site. We have english and french cliental through out Brittany . Our son purchased a house here as he felt it was the right environment to bring our grandchildren and daughter in law live here locally as they love the tranquility as well. we at every busy people with many clients and would appreciate some help to expand the farm in return for a experience in a calm friendly environment. we are obviously animal lovers and there well being is utmost . . but we do have 9 Labradors as well as 4 cats around the farm which are an integral part of our family . We breed pigs, goats , sheep, ducks, rabbit , geese , ducks and chickens. We also have bee hives on site which we work .
    so you must be willing to join them in there home

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay help
    Animal Care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Animal husbandry
    Working in our french community as well as english
    enjoy the very warm calming area that we live in

  • Help

    Help

    General help with the farm, animal, fencing , feeding , mucking out.
    Maintenence around the farm

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    French: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Your own bedroom, with double/kingsize bed , full storage for personal belongings in room .3 meals a day provided plus drinks . We are out in the country so your spare time if you are into walking , water sports, cycling , painting is ecceptional.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We have been here 7 yrs and have built up 2 shops as well as the farm. There is a huge lake 5 km away lac de guerledon were watersports, cycling, canoeing, walking ect is available local city are 30 minutes way. breast /nantes canal is near

  • 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: 444367185534