Beautiful West Cork location. Help on our family run dairy farm near Cork City

Country

Ireland

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    Last activity

    04/11/2020

 
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  • Description

    Description

    We are Dairy Farmers located 2km from the town of Bandon Co. Cork and 30km from Cork City. We milk 200 cows and have a winter / spring calving season. We are a family with 4 children 2 girls and 2 boys. We have an Irish farm manager who lives on site in an apartment beside the farm and house. We have a Spanish aupair who helps with the children.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay help

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • 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

    Irish culture
    Located in touristigue region
    Welcoming family
    Insight into Irish dairy farming industry

  • Help

    Help

    We have an aupair from Spain who helps indoors with the children and we would like to have someone join us who would like to help with the milking, calves and general farming duties.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Extra room in modern apartment shared by our 25 year old farm manager located beside farm and house.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Depending on age of volunteer there is a farm jeep available and the au pair has her own car which may be shared at suitable times.

  • 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?

    One

  • ...

    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 551128517166