Farm collective close to the world-famous Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary in Karnataka, India

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  • Description

    Description

    Our Organic Farms is a family owned farm collective. We are a tiny organic farm steeped in traditional farming practices and aiming to building the community on organic farming. We have a kitchen with basic utensils and gas connection. Workawayers can cook their meal when they are here. Alternately arrangements can be made for meals once we connect with a workawayer and they need help with meals. The food arrangement can be made accordingly.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Farmstay help

  • 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

    Travelers can learn organic farming practices and preparing pesticides, fertilizers using organic methods. We have an upcoming vermicomposting unit as well. We want to produce and package several of our products and build a customer base. Travelers can hone marketing, communication and learn on being a small business owner at the farm. You'll always have our Organic farmer and his entire family available at all times

  • Help

    Help

    We are an Organic Farm located near Mysore, Karnataka and we welcome work-awayers to help with our farm. We have a farm filled with Indie Cows, Goats, Sheep, Hens and multiple birds that visit. We have a cozy eco-home built completely on wood and coconut leaves. We offer high-speed Internet connection and have a tiny kitchen for volunteers to cook up a meal. You have full access to fresh vegetables and greens available to pluck across the farm.

    We need help in improving the farm through cleanups, de-weeding, managing livestock etc. Anyone with skills around event management / marketing etc would be highly welcome. We need to increase people engagement and foot fall to the farm.

  • Languages spoken

    Kannada: Fluent
    Hindi: Intermediate

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Eco hut with a bathroom and toilet. Running hot and cold water plus an outside kitchen

    We have free and full access to greens and vegetables. We have a kitchen with all the necessary utensils and gas connection. Work-awayers can cook their meals or we can arrange for someone to cook for them. Basic grocery supplies (rice, lentils, spices etc.) can be provided depending on the workawayers and their needs

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The farm is located only 3 kms away from the world-famous Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary. Cultural capitals such as Mysore and Srirangapattana are within 30 mins commute. Its a place steeped in history with temples and palaces. There are running trails, hiking spots to soothe any nature lover

  • 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 have a simple set up and high speed internet connection. Ideal for workawayers. We also have a decent power back up in case needed

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    We have a large space to park a big camper van or any mid / large car

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    Bring pets at your own risk. We have dogs that live outside the farm and can be aggressive. As long as owners can manage pet safety we can accommodate pets

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

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


Host ref number: 583895556847