Help out with an ecological renovation and plant cultivation near Lyon, France

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a couple with 2 children living in the country, at 40 km away from Lyon, not so far from the Alpes. I am working in a research institute in Lyon and my husband is running is own activity of ecological experises.
    We have two main projects about wich we need help:
    One is a native plant, tomatoes and roses nursery. The second is the renovation our mud house.
    We are looking for people interested in ecological renovation and/or plant cultivation.
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    Nous sommes un couple avec 2 enfants qui vit à la campagne, à 40 km de Lyon, non loin des Alpes. Je travaille dans un institut de recherche à Lyon et mon mari dirige sa propre activité d'expertise écologique.
    Nous avons deux projets principaux sur lesquels nous avons besoin d'aide :
    Le premier est une pépinière de plantes indigènes, de tomates et de roses. Le second est la rénovation de notre maison en terre.
    Nous recherchons des personnes intéressées par la rénovation écologique et/ou la culture de plantes.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We will be very pleased to exchange with you about botanic, ecology, your country and ours. We are all motivated to talk in English and teach french.
    You will have the opportunity to spend some time with one of our neighbors growing Spiruline, who would be happy to show you how it works.
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    Nous serons très heureux d'échanger avec vous sur la botanique, l'écologie, votre pays et le nôtre. Nous sommes tous motivés pour parler en anglais.
    Vous aurez l'occasion de passer un peu de temps avec un de nos voisins qui cultive la Spiruline, et qui sera heureux de vous montrer comment elle fonctionne.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help

    Help

    We are looking for travellers interested in learning earth and lime masonry to help us to repear earth walls, make lime-hemp plaster, make adobes, clay plastering...
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    Nous cherchons des voyageurs intéresssés par la maçonnerie à base de terre et chaux pour nous aider à réparer des murs en pisé, faire des enduits chaux chanvre ou à l'argile, fabriquer des adobes...

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    German: Beginner

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    You will stay in a caravan placed on a nice shady place with lots of privacy.
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    Vous logerez dans une caravane placée sur un joli terrain ombragé et beaucoup d'intimité.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Possibility to organize your schedules as you wish. We can easily drive you to Vienne (15 km away), where you will find the train station which goes to Lyon in 20'.
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    Possibilité d'organiser vos horaires comme vous le souhaitez. Nous pouvons facilement vous conduire à Vienne (à 15 km), où vous trouverez la gare qui va à Lyon en 20'.

  • 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

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    We offer a decent wifi connection. Possibility to adapt the schedule for those who work remotely.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    Possibility to come by camper van

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    4 hours a day, 5 days a week. 4 heures par jour, 5 j/sem.






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