I need help with picking apples in the orchard ,making apple juice in the lab and help in the house in Piedmont, Italy!



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  • Description


    My name is LIVIA , i live in TETTI di DRONERO that is a small and very quiet village in VALLE MAIRA, Piedmot, Italy. Married,have a boy 17. I grow apples according the permaculture, and produce apple juice. We can accomodate you in a comfortable house, next to ours. I make bread in old oven and am a good cook.
    VALLE MAIRA is very full of natural beauty, a wild Valley yet, a little inhabited, ideal for trekking( 177 km of paths and some high mountains 3000 mt tall) biking or motor biking, you can also visit many interesting nearby places( SALUZZO; CUNEO, ALBA. Torino.France)

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Language practice
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house

  • 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

    You could learn something about permaculture, Know a nice and clean place, learn about apple juice, live an experience with an Italian family, know our life, culture, habits, food, sharing some moments of work and life.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    I need help with picking apples in the orchard ,making apple juice in the lab (raise the apple boxes, wash the apples in a tub) helping in the house. Our Orchard isn't very big and not far from house The required period is approx from the last week of September to the first week of November. I speak Italian, French very well; my husband and son speak english sufficiently and understand a bit French.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    Italian: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    we can accomodate you in an apartment next to our home made of a kitchen, 2 rooms with one bath.two double beds, heating. Breakfast in this house( we give you coffee, tea, bread, honey, eggs); lunch in the shed were the apples will be brought and the Juice will produced( sandwiches, beverages, omelettes, fruits etc); we'll eat at home for dinner( we have a very good flesh, vegetables and a rich culinary tradition. We'll have dinner together to know each other better and exchange experiences.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Helpers can reach Tetti di Dronero, by bus from Cuneo( 30 minutes). Trains from Turin to Cuneo every hour. In your time off you can visit the Valle Maira( many small beautiful village and many paths in the nature around our home,)Saluzzo, Cuneo ( market on tuesday ) .

  • 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?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 25 hours a week

Host ref number: 613156982473