help on an organic farm project in Alentejo, Portugal

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Portugal

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    10/03/2019

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  • Description

    Description

    Hi!
    This is an organic farm project, situated in Alentejo, Portugal.
    In our project there are: vegetable garden, greenhouses, orchard with fruit trees, small fruits, lots of variety, a dog, a cat, a child, a village nearby - Aldeia das Amoreiras (300mts away). In the village you have internet for free in a social site, a bar, a small shop.
    We work mostly in food production; We have mostly wood houses infra-structures.
    Compost toilets are available for everyone.
    A communitary space is also available for volunteers.
    ...
    There are 2 big communities nearby. We are very near Mooji - Monte Sahaaja (4-6kms) and close to Tamera ecovillage (25 kms).
    We are at 50kms from the sea. Beautifull beaches :) Zambujeira do Mar, Porto Covo, Milfontes...
    There are 2 big lakes nearby (Monte da Rocha and Santa Clara).
    We also have a pound in our land.
    ...
    If you have skills and experience on farming/gardening or are willing to have it, you can contact us.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Farmstay

  • Help

    Help

    Volunteer work is very intensive, altough we try to make different things to compensate a harder job with a lighter one.

    Anyway, it's very important you have some experience in agriculture.
    Exchange: 25 hours per week, for accomodation and food.
    Minimum staying: 3 weeks
    preference: long term volunteer (several months)

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    portuguese, english, french, spanish, italian

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    we have a very nice wood house, with shower, kitchinet and toilet for volunteers.
    Every one shall bring their own tent to camp and sleep, if necessary + sleeping bag, towels, light, working shoes/clothes etc.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    the nearest train station is: Funcheira. (lign: Faro - Lisbon) We are 8 kms away

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week



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