Help at an agriculture farm in Sueno Verde, Colombia

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a peasant family living in a village of Caqueza Cundinamarca, 60 km south of Bogota. The property is' located on a mountain, 40 minutes walk from the main highway traffic. We work the land in a very organic and handmade. The main crops are peppers, Mexican tomatoes, beans and maize, but many other crops are on the farm.
    We also have a bee keeping project with 15 beehives established.

    Somos una familia campesina que vive en una vereda de Caqueza Cundinamarca, 60 km al sur de Bogota. La finca esta' ubicada en una montana, 40 minutos de camino desde la caretera principal. Trabajamos la tierra en forma organica y en manera muy artesanal. La majoria de los cultivos son de ajies, tomates mexicanos, frioles y maises, pero muchos otros cultivos estan emplemendatos en la finca.
    Ademas tenemos un projecto de apicultura con 15 colmenas ya establecidas.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Farmstay
    Help with Eco project
    Help in the house
    Animal care
    Helping with Tourists
    Language practice

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Here on the farm a volunteer can have a good experience of a typical Colombian peasant life in harmony with nature, different from the frenetic rhythms of a city.

    Aca en la finca un voluntario puede tener una buena experiencia de una tipica vida campesina colombiana, en armonia con la naturaleza, lejo de los ritmos freneticos de una ciudad.

  • Help

    Help

    The main tasks are keeping crops, depending on the season. Sowing, harvesting and sometimes you need to care about cows at our farm.

    Los oficios principales son de mantenimiento de los cultivos, dependiendo de la temporada. Dehierbar, habonar, sembrar, cosechar. A veces se necesita cuidar unas vacas que tenemos en la finca.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    Español, English, Frances

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Volunteers have a separate room that will be 'shared if more than one volunteer in the house.

    Los voluntarios tienen un cuarto separado que sera' compartido en caso de mas de un voluntario en la casa.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    After finishing the work and weekend volunteers can be accompanied to visit places around where we live as a form of appreciation.

    Despues de terminar los labores y los fin de semana los voluntarios pueden ser acompanados a conocer sitios alrededor de donde vivimos como forma de agradecimiento.

  • 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

  • ...

    Hours expected

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

vista del paramo!!muy alto
fiestas y una gran familia reunida para celebrar fechas especiales!!
voluntarios voluntarios!!
aprendiendo y compartiendo un poco de panaderia local!!!
el arbol rey de la finca!!
un poco de educacion de experiencia junto a familia!!y chicos de univercidades!!











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