Help us plant a garden and live the good life and enjoy peaceful view in Feakle, Ireland

Country

Ireland

Favourited 37 times


  • rating

    Host rating

  • feedbacks

    Feedback

    -

  • last activity

    Last activity

    21/08/2020

 
  2021 

 Min stay requested: at least a week

J
F
M
A
M
J
J
A
S
O
N
D
  • Description

    Description

    We are a family of 6 , we grow organic fruit and vegetables and native trees. We also keep free range chickens. We sell our surplus on a farm stand at our entrance. We are trying to live a sustainable lifestyle. Producing a lot our own food and fuel. We have built our own house and cabins .

    We are a mile from Feakle village which is a sleepy village but is alive with traditional music sessions.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Babysitting and creative play
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • 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 place has been described as a nature experience. It is very peaceful and we have great views. We are in a rural area with thriving community . Here you will learn about growing food and sustainability and if you like Irish music , our village is famous for its wonderful sessions. We both play a little traditional music too.
    We play table tennis once a week in a local club and there are good walks all around

  • Help

    Help

    We are planting a large garden using a mix of minimum till and no dig techiniques and finishing off a self built barn. we have polytunnel so we and outdoor plots so task are inside and outside.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    Irish: Fluent
    Italian: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We have accommodation in a cabin and a caravan. We share use of our shower in the house. We eat meals together and eat mainly vegetarian wholefoods.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    There is local transport connection with the Clare bus . That has its depot in Feakle

  • 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

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 746228199225