Our farm is a gorgeous community property on Salt Spring Island, 18 acres with various families and residents.
Your main host is Freyja, 36, and her daughter Shaeanna (10). We are currently picking lots of Blackberries, and Apples will be coming next month!
Help with Eco project
Learn about gardening, community building, building skills etc.
Right now we are looking for help with the Apple harvest and processing from September all through October, expanding our newly planted food forest and winterizing.
We also have some building projects here and there and harvesting from the vegetable garden.
It would be great to have a couple or two close friends to keep each other company and share the bus.
Trade is 25 hours/week for accommodation with meals, or 15 hours/week for accommodation only.
Most of the tasks are quite physical, so please be prepared to use your muscles!
No dogs please.
English, German, French, some spanish
Camperized school bus with wood stove, access to shared house with kitchen/bathroom/living room/wifi etc.
We also have a swimming pond for those hot summer days!
There are extensive hiking and running trails closeby, and we are biking distance from the ocean. in the Summer it is great to swim in our pond or nearby lake or the ocean. Salt Spring Island has a vibrant community with lots of events, dances, parties, potlucks, ceremonies, markets etc.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week