Help us with regenerative farming in beautiful spot in the Austrian Alps in Brand-Laaben, Austria




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    We moved out from the city to the Austrian Alps to set up a Regenerative farm with the philosophy of Permaculture. We are a film producer documenting the process, and a professional Chef who is fulfilling a dream to set up a "from Farm to Table Restaurant". We are learning by doing!!! Our main aim is to live from the farm by 2030, and share our experiences with anyone who wants to know!

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    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

    Experience a permaculture farm in the early stages.
    Learning a sustainable life
    Grafting and planting fruit trees
    Renovation of old building, excavation, plumbing, insulation, roofing
    Learn local way of Austrian Alpine living.
    good food
    hikes through forest
    learning from qualified chef- bread baking, cooking, fermenting inc. kimchi, sauerkraut, kombucha,
    soap making, beeswax cloths
    preparing wool and feathers for knitting, pillows etc
    drying herbs
    Rotation grazing of sheep and chicken under Regenerative Agriculture principals

  • Help


    Specific things in 2021;
    Firstly just a willingness to participate!!
    March-Oct; Fruit and vegetable planting, growing, harvesting.
    Oct-Nov; Pear harvesting, drying and juice making
    March-November; Renovating, house, excavating and rebuilding old earth cellar and new outside insulation.
    Sept-Nov; Terracing our land and Landscaping
    March- Nov; Animal care
    March-Nov; Baking, fermenting and preserving, drying herbs
    and many other things!!!!

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Beginner

  • Accommodation


    This year 2021.....March we will only take day help. Accommodation only from April onwards as house is being rebuilt.
    Outdoor shower - compost toilet

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Vienna is a 1 hour bus ride away
    Train station 10min by bus
    Local town 10min by car/bus
    lots of hiking possibilities in the area itself.
    Night sitting and cooking around fire
    Scenic views

  • 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

    Great internet and speed ( one of us is in media so needs great access too).

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    As long as they are sheep, cat, chicken, duck friendly as we have free roaming animals :)

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

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

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