Come and learn more about bio-dynamic farming in Alheim-Oberellenbach, Germany

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  2019 

 Min stay requested: at least 3 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    We are an ecological (bio-dynamic) farm with 40 milk cows. We produce and sell several sorts of cheese and other dairy products. We ale located between Kassel and Bad Hersfeld.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Farmstay
    Help with Eco project
    Help in the house
    Animal care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You get practical experience in working on the farm, get some knowledge about bio-dynamical agriculture (we are a Demeter farm)

  • Host offers a wage in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers a wage in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

  • Help

    Help

    We start the day at 6 am. There are no special skills needed, but you should't be afraid of cows!
    Typical tasks:
    - Animal care (e.g. feeding, cleaning out the stable, fence construction, stable construction, hay harvest, claw care, lambs, calves ....)
    - Cheese-curing
    - Fruit tree care (cut, planting)
    - Farm work (repairs, maintance...)

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English, German, French, Polish, little Spanish

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Single room in a farm house, wifi, the bathroom will be shared with others. We supply bedlinen and towels.
    The breakfast and lunch is eaten together. The meals are prepared in a common kitchen.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The next train station is ca. 5 km in Heinebach.

  • 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?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    8 hours / 5 days

Host ref number: 538473847779