We are a couple of young farmers living in Yarmouth, NS, looking for a motivated, open-minded, hard worker for our 2016 season. We prefer a female worker but will consider a female-female or male-female couple. English speaking, although one of your hosts is fluent in Acadian French.
Cooking / shopping
Help in the house
*️*️*️ We have relocated and are closed until further notice.
Days vary however we try to take 2 days off a week to relax and enjoy the farm. An average day on the farm is anywhere from 3-5 hrs, depending on the time of year. You will only be required to help what you are physically comfortable helping.
Tasks include (but not limited to):
Gardening (weeding, planting, watering, mowing)
Splitting, stacking & bringing in firewood
Egg washing & sorting
General house chores (sweeping, mopping, laundry, dishes, etc)
General carpentry and fence mending
Caring for our farm animals, which includes chickens, quails, rabbits, cats, dogs, etc. Care includes watering, feeding, grooming, cleaning coops/barn/stalls/cages/brooders, haying, etc.
And much more!
English and French (Acadian)
Workers must provide their own accommodations (van/bus/camper/trailer/tent).
5 day minimum stay.
No children or pets, please.
Smoking & drinking is permitted, if respectable and responsible.
We will provide you with a cultural experience of our beautiful Yarmouth and Acadian Shores. Our local beaches and sunsets are a sight to see. You will fall in love with the beauty of our little community.
Shuttle service from Halifax Airport to our Farm (4 hrs) is available. If you choose to take the Yarmouth or Digby Ferry, we will gladly pick you up. We assure you, you will be well taken care of. =]
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
5 hours a day, 5 days a week