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Learn about permaculture, in the Pyrénées Atlantiques, France

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  • Last activity: 7 Feb 2024



 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks



  • Description


    Hello everyone! We have a small market gardening activity and aromatic and medicinal plants according to the principles of biodynamics, and agroecology, under the principle of Permaculture, in the Atlantic Pyrenees. We need help at the moment (May-June-July) for the harvest of aromatic plants, drying and bagging of infusions. We speak French and Spanish. We also do bed and breakfast and camping on the farm in yurts. See you soon Isabelle and Camille

    Bonjour à tous !
    Nous avons une petite activité maraîchère et de plantes aromatiques et médicinales selon les principes de la biodynamie, et l'agroécologie, sous le principe de la Permaculture, dans les Pyrénées Atlantiques. Nous avons besoin d'aide en ce moment (Mai-Juin-Juillet) pour la recolte des plantes aromatiques, séchage et mise en sachet des infusions.
    Nous parlons français et espagnol.

    Nous faisons également chambres et table d'hôtes et camping à la ferme en yourte.

    A très vite Isabelle et Camille

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Charity Work
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
  • UN sustainability goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainability 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

    The "beside": fishing, hiking mountain and mountain, cycling, skiing, rafting etc ...

    Les "à côtés" : pêche, randonnée montagne et moyenne montagne, vélo, VTT, ski, rafte, 1h30 de biarritz, etc...

  • Help


    The main activities are: setting up mounds in lasagna and on the terrace, plants, seedlings, cuttings, weeding, maintenance of the gardens and the camp, paths and vegetable garden as well as the transformation of aromatic and medicinal plants and cannery. ...

    "The customer is king" Of course, but a small company like ours must reconcile two imperatives (to preserve and develop the site and to receive our guests). We are therefore forced to do housework in order to continue to attract and retain the tourists who constitute our clientele, ensure their comfort, the quality of the welcome and the catering which make the reputation of our establishment.

    Les activités principales sont : mise en place des buttes en lasagne et en terrasse, plants, semis, bouture, désherbage, entretien des jardins et du campement, des allées et du potager ainsi que la transformation des plantes aromatiques & médicianles et conserverie. ...
    "Le client est Roi" Certes, mais une petite entreprise comme la notre doit concilie deux impératifs (préserver et aménager le site et recevoir nos hôtes) . Nous sommes donc contraint aux tâches ménagère afin de continuer a attirer et fidéliser les touristes qui constituent notre clientèle, assurer leurs confort, la qualité de l'accueil et de la restauration qui font la réputation de notre établissement.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation


    In bed and breakfast or in yurts

    En chambre d'hôtes ou en yourtes

  • 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

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    This host has said they are willing to accept those travelling with a pet.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 638845466183

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