Working cattle ranch in Northern Albertas, beautiful, quiet and peaceful, River country in Canada



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    Working cattle ranch in Northern Albertas beautiful Peace River country
    Work will consist of helping calve the beef cattle and everyday running of the ranch . The cattle are quiet and easy to handle with a well established facility.
    Come summer haying season which includes longer days on a tractor in the land of the mid nite sun.
    Experience the Aurora Borrelalis and some excellent fishing trips .
    Accommodations available along with vehicle.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    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

    You’ll gain experience in the birth process and health of a beef cattle herd. Also learn about how hay is produced and harvested.
    Some alternative duties may include learning simple construction and gardening duties if your interested.
    Farm life at its best in Canada

  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

    Host has indicated that they will pay at least the minimum hourly wage of their country for each hour worked and that accommodation will also be provided. They are asking for help with a business or business activity. Contact the host directly via the site messenger for more information and details about the wage provided. Any arrangements should be agreed in advance with your host.

  • Help


    The scope of the work is to provide help to calve approx 100 quiet ranch raised cattle. Some maintenance of fences as well as putting up a hay crop which may include small farm equipment operation . Plenty of free time to explore this great area .private accommodations available

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Accommodations may include a private house or a mobile holiday trailer site on the yard .
    Either option is available or may consist of both .
    Well likely experience home grown organic food... as well as some of your own cooking as a responsibly

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    May provide transportation and local entertainment includes opportunities for camping , fishing and hiking in wilderness. Hunting in the fall and plenty of quiet areas to explore.
    Very private area.

  • 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

    Likely about 20 hours per week . Variable depending on job at hand

Host ref number: 474394278612