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.
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)
portuguese, english, french, spanish, italian
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.
the nearest train station is: Funcheira. (lign: Faro - Lisbon) We are 8 kms away
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
More than two
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week