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We are a german-nicaraguan family of 4 and live together with our 4 legged family members and volunteers and guests in a quiet peaceful place up a mountain.
On our farm we have built three houses. We love BUILDING with different materials like bamboo, cement, wood and recycled things like glass bottles and old tires. And heading towards more and more natural construction.
We have plenty of fruit trees and growing herb and veggi garden. We love permaculture and our gardens are all organic and often self seeding. We grow: Bananas, some Coffee, Avocados, Mandarines, all kinda herbs, tomatos, sweet peppers etc. etc.
Also we host many animals like chickens, cats, dogs and horses.
The HORSES build the foundation of our income and there are several options to get involved and live on our beautiful eco farm while studying natural horsemanship and the classical art of riding. There is also an internship we offer in the horse section. Opening for our internship from June/July! Minimum stay 2 months (preferably longer). You need to have a solid foundation in horses to be able to join us as an intern. We are excited to receive your aplication for this position!
We are located up the montain of the small rural town of Tucurrique, that is 30 mins walk away or a 2000 Colones taxi ride.
Help with Eco Projects
DIY and building projects
Babysitting and creative play
Help around the house
Help with Computers/ Internet
Our finca is a great place to learn and develop. The people live here come from different places, live, learn and cook together. You will learn about living in a tropical enviornment, gardening in the tropics and community life.
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
Right now we are in the process of building a roof !!! Work will be around BUILDING. There for we are looking for a STRONG man that like to do manual labor and building. Also a couple is welcome! Stay can be for 1 or 2 weeks. start asap! Please contact us for more information.
you can learn about woodwork, roof building, fence building and also of our permaculture fruit forest and gardens.
We enjoy active volunteers with an can do attitude.
Gardening. We have now build the paths and plant the veggis. There is more space to start gardens and the ones that we here need to be mantained also we are planting trees. If you have expirience in gardening you can help here.
Around the animals there can be a day where we need a hand, riding will not be included in this programm. We offer other work-exchange programms that include riding and natural horsemanship instructions for this please check out our website or send me and email so I can send you details.
Everybody cooks and helps cleaning the houses.
If you feel this place could be the one for you just contact us!
dorm room in one of our new built houses
We are close to the jungle, rivers, nature. We offer tours you will be able to join on. There is a spanish course on side that you could join in. We offer natural horsemanship lessons and trail riding.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
This host can provide space for campervans.
More than two
Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week
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