Learn about regenerative organic agriculture at our family home in near La Chorrera waterfall, the highest in Colombia

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Colombia

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    26/10/2019

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  2019 

 Min stay requested: 1 week or less

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  • Description

    Description

    We are Ana, Mariano and Lihuen. We live in a beautiful mountain at 2400 meters above sea level, very close to the La Chorrera waterfall, the highest in Colombia, an hour and a half from Bogotá. We are developing a family project of restoration of native forest and organic agriculture on two hectares. We produce organic fertilizers and processed foods with the organic production of the farm, and we sell them.

    Somos Ana, Mariano y Lihuen. Vivimos en una hermosa Montaña a 2400 metros sobre el nivel del mar, muy cerca a la cascada La Chorrera, la mas alta de Colombia, a una hora y media de Bogotá. Estamos desarrollando un proyecto familiar de restauración de bosque nativo y agricultura orgánica en dos hectáreas. Elaboramos abonos orgánicos y alimentos procesados con la producción orgánica de la finca, y los comercializamos.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Babysitting / child care
    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Farmstay
    Help with Eco project

  • 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

    Our intention is that in addition to enjoying the country life, with the exchange we can transmit our experience and knowledge about regenerative organic agriculture, restoration and gastronomy, all this accompanied by the incredible landscape of the mountains and a very healthy and quiet environment.

    Nuestra intención es que ademas de disfrutar de la vida de campo, con el intercambio podamos transmitir nuestra experiencia y conocimiento sobre agricultura orgánica regenerativa, restauración y gastronomía, todo esto acompañado del increíble paisaje de las montañas y un entorno muy sano y tranquilo.

  • Help

    Help

    We need help performing crop maintenance tasks: maintenance of terraces, propagation, transplantation, fertilizer application. Adaptation and maintenance of trails. Preparation of fertilizers: composting, slurry and bioles. General gardening tasks.

    Necesitamos ayuda realizando tareas de mantenimiento de los cultivos: mantenimiento de bancales, propagación, transplante, aplicación de abonos. Adecuación y mantenimiento de senderos. Elaboración de abonos: elaboración de compostajes, purines y bioles. Tareas de jardineria general.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    Ingles, español

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    The accommodation is in our house, we have a room for guests with a single bed and a double sofa bed, bathroom and kitchen shared with us.

    El alojamiento es en nuestra casa, tenemos una habitación para huéspedes con una cama de una plaza y un sofa cama de dos plazas, baño y cocina compartidos con nosotros.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    In the free time you can do ecological walks through the mountains (ecological tourism to the waterfall La Chorrera 10min), 40 minutes from transport is the town of Choachi where you can go to the thermal pools. The farm has very nice spaces for those who want to practice Yoga, meditation or sit down to read or chat.

    En los tiempos libres se pueden hacer caminatas ecológicas por la montaña (turismo ecologico a la cascada la Chorrera a 10min), a 40 minutos de transporte esta el pueblo de Choachi donde pueden ir a las piscinas termales. La finca tiene espacios muy bonitos para quienes quieran practicar Yoga, meditación o sentarse a leer o charlar.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 696755181411