Experience life on a mountain farm, Midi -Pyrenees, France

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France

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  2019 

 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    Small mountain farm, nestled in one of the wildest valleys of the Pyrenees.
    We welcome interested people (note mountain life is tough !) With the discovery of the different activities of our daily lives : raising dairy cows, calves, pigs ... Processing of dairy products and culture; berry harvest; vegetable garden.
    Languages: French spoken only. beginner English.


    Petite exploitation de montagne, nichée dans une des vallées les plus sauvages des Pyrénées.
    Nous accueillons des personnes intéressées (attention, la vie en montagne est rude !) par la découverte des différentes activités de notre quotidien : élevage de vaches laitières, veaux, cochons... Transformation des produits laitiers, culture ; récolte de petits fruits ; potager.
    Langues : français parlé uniquement. Anglais débutant.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay
    Help in the house
    Animal care
    Helping with Tourists
    Help with Computers / internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Small mountain farm, nestled in one of the wildest valleys of the Pyrenees.
    We welcome interested people (note mountain life is tough !) With the discovery of the different activities of our daily lives : raising dairy cows, calves, pigs ... Processing of dairy products and culture; berry harvest; vegetable garden.
    Languages: French spoken only. beginner English.


    Tu pourra te former à l'agriculture en circuit court. Découverte de notre vallée (randonné, nuit en refuge, ski alpin, ski de fond,...)

  • Help

    Help

    Help with managing a herd of cows Tarentaise ( milk , livestock monitoring , care of calves, fencing , maintains grassland ...), cheese making (production, refining cellar , ...), cure pigs, weeding and harvesting blueberries, construction of the new workshop building and hay .

    Gestion d'un troupeau de vache Tarentaise (traire, surveillance du bétail, soins apportés aux veaux, pose de clôtures, entretient des prairies,...), fabrication de fromage (production, affinage en cave,...), soigner les cochons, désherbage et récolte des myrtilles, construction du nouvel atelier et du bâtiment à foin.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    Français, anglais débutant

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Comfortable Caravan ( heating and electricity) , common meals , internet, bathroom reserved for volunteers ...

    Caravane confortable (chauffage et électricité), repas en commun, internet, salle de bain réservée aux bénévoles,...

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Our farm has 25 cattle , twenty pigs, half a hectare of blueberry , whole milk is turned into cheese by us on the farm. We welcome volunteers for over 5 years.

    Notre exploitation compte 25 bovins, une vingtaine de cochons, un demi hectare de myrtillier, tout le lait est transformer en fromage par nous à la ferme. Nous accueillons des bénévoles depuis plus de 5 ans.

  • 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?

    One

  • ...

    Hours expected

    4/5 heures par jour max, 5 j/sem.









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