Help in our organic farm in Betera, In full nature and the heart of Sierra Calderona and half an hour from Valencia and beaches

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Spain

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  • Description

    Description

    We are Arnaldo and Beatriz, two retired doctors who have been involved in organic agriculture for several years.

    We live with our 40-year-old son and we also have another daughter who lives in your floor.

    Our place is an organic farm that has 30.000m2, in a calm and charm environment which is 6km away from Betera town, and 30km from the beautiful Valencia city and beaches. Some of the facilities here are a private tennis court, ping-pong table and also private outdoor swimming pool.

    We have organized several workshops of organic agriculture with professors of national and international fame. The last of them was with worldwide known Professor Youngsang Cho from South Korea about Jadam system . is the first and only course of this system of agriculture in Europe

    We also organized yoga and nature activities retreats from April to September.

    We provide good accommodation in a 50m2 house that has two-bedroom, small living room with kitchen and bathroom with hot water.

    IMPORTANT: WE DO NOT GIVE FOOD but we can drive you to the supermarket in the town once or twice a week where you can buy all what you need -You will have green light to organise your own meals. or cooking your meals in the kitchen of the house where you will stay.

    . The effective work on the farm will be 15 hours per week

    We are looking for volunteers of preference with experience in field work and/or bricklayer and painting.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance

  • 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

    Volunteers can receive valuable theoretical and practical information about organic agriculture thechniques and nutrition. You can also practice your Spanish while you stay here.

  • Help

    Help

    -The works to be carried out are diverse and are mainly agricultural Works (clean up land, gardening, cutting bad weed, etc).
    -Painting
    -Repair of buildings (not always needed)
    -General maintenance

  • Languages spoken

    Spanish: Fluent
    English: Intermediate

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    The volunteers will stay in a independent 50 mts2 house with two bedroom, kitchen equiped with refrigerator and 4 gas stoves, washing machine, living room and one bathroom with hot water. Blankets and sheets are provided. Only two volunteers in each room. Maximum four in the house.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We can give you many tips to enjoy your stay in Valencia and surrounding areas

  • 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

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    We have space to park a caravan of any size within the farm

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Between 3 and 5 hours a day, 5 or 3 days a week (max 15 hours)




Host ref number: 669634251242