Help us build a farm in the mountains of western North Carolina USA


United States


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    We are a family of 3 humans. We have 6 goats, 2 dogs, a fancy black cat and 10 chickens. I have two boys,age 13 & 18. We have sold our urban homestead in Asheville and have moved to the surrounding area in Beautiful Burnsville NC.It is an easy 45 minute drive to downtown Asheville. It does have its own town with brewery/pizza and coffee shop.We are 10 minutes to the grocery store.We have an older house to rehab.We would love help with all of it especially fences,barn,animal care, and other homesteading projects.
    We would love to share a big meal together on our workdays. We often have light snacks the rest of the day while working but are willing to accommodate different eating habits and diets.We are healthy eaters.We rise early and hope you do too. Work is dependent on projects, skill set and work ethic. Good communication is essential.Negotiations are always welcome before commiting to a stay.
    We have practiced social distancing and quarantined amongst our small family.we would appreciate that from you as well.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    General Maintenance

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We enjoy sharing different cultures and showing folks around our town.We are homesteading and have much to learn but much to share.We love to try different things and are open to new ways always:)

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    We are building fences for animals.Rehabbing a barn and a house.This spring we will start a large garden. There is plenty to do even for the inexperienced.Cleaning up,painting,caring for animals,Light building skills are a plus!

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    We have a 30’ vintage travel trailer with its own bedroom,bathroom(shower) and kitchen including a pink stove!

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    What else ...

    This area has so much to offer besides the breweries! Amazing hikes, driving the Blue Ridge Parkway, great live music,art galleries and so many interesting people!

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    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

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    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

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    Hours expected

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

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