Come help with agricultural tasks and learn about agroecology in Pichincha, Ecuador

  • Ecuador
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  • Last activity: 01/02/2023

Availability

  2023 
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Details

  • Description

    Description

    A venture focused on agroecology and preparation of organic inputs for crops, we are a family of 5 members, my mother has knowledge of natural medicine, my husband is very dynamic and my son Nico is a very friendly boy and likes to know many things and my father works outside the home, he is a driver, each and every one of them has an essence and to take care of the environment, I am Mayra and I really like everything related to the production of food in an agroecological way and taking care of all the resources, we like a lot to share with people from other places to know and teach cultures and traditions and share by the stove in a very pleasant way. 🤗👩‍🌾 In our Pedro Moncayo canton we can find many tourist places such as the Mojanda lagoons, waterfalls, pyramids, water mill, snow-capped mountains, attraction park and other places in the Mojanda mountains and very exquisite typical dishes.

    Un emprendimiento enfocado en la agroecología y preparación de insumos organicos para los cultivos, somos una familia de 5 miembros, mi madre tiene conocimientos de medicina natural, mi esposo es muy dinámico y mi hijo Nico es un niño muy amigable y le gusta conocer muchas cosas y mi padre trabaja fuera de casa es chófer, todos y cada uno de ellos tienen una esencia y por cuidar el ambiente, yo soy Mayra y me gusta mucho todo lo relacionado con la producción de alimentos de manera agroecológica y cuidando todos los recursos, nos gusta mucho compartir con personas de otros lugares conocer y enseñar culturas y tradiciones, compartir junto al fogón de una manera muy amena. 🤗👩‍🌾
    En nuestro cantón Pedro Moncayo podemos encontrar muchos lugares turísticos como son las lagunas del mojanda, cascadas, pirámides, molino de agua, el nevado, parque de atracción y otros lugares más en las montañas al mojanda y platos típicos muy esquicitos.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Charity Work
    Art Projects
    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    Elderly Companionship
    Teaching
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    Hospitality/Tourism
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Lodging and food, how to prepare the soil and design for crops, soil conservation and care, preparation of fertilizers and biofertilizers and natural medicine and healing methods, care for small animals.


    Hospedaje y alimentación, como preparar el suelo y diseño para cultivos conservación de suelo y cuidado, elaboración de abonos y biofertilizantes y medicina natural y métodos de curación, cuidados a animales menores, siembra, manejo de cultivos, entre otros.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help

    Help

    Agricultural tasks, implement new crops and production of organic fertilizers.

    Trabajos agrícolas , implementar nuevos cultivos y elaboración de abonos orgánicos.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Spanish: Fluent
    English: Beginner

    This host offers a language exchange
    Inglés

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Lodging in the house that makes up the family with individual rooms and with all the services. Our diet is varied because we prepare soups, dry foods, salads and all the vegetables that are consumed at home, they are acquired in the garden and others in the agroecological fairs of the town, we also prepare typical dishes of the area such as fritada, guinea pig with potatoes, chicha de jora, uchujaku, Creole chicken broth, Creole duck broth, humitas, quimbolitos, empanadas, tilapias, onions, among others and we would like to learn the different dishes in the same way and be able to prepare them together with our visitors .

    Hospedaje en la casa que conforma la familia con habitaciones y con todos los servicios. Nuestra alimentación es variada pues preparamos sopas, secos, ensaladas y todas las verduras que se consumen en el hogar se las adquiere en el huerto y otras en las ferias agroecológicas de la localidad, también preparamos platos típicos de la zona como son la fritada, cuy con papas, chicha de jora, uchujaku, caldo de gallina criolla, caldo de pato criollo, humitas, quimbolitos, empanadas, tilapias, encebollados, entre otros y pues nos gustaría aprender de igual manera los diferentes platos y poder prepararlos en conjunto con nuestros visitantes.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    In Pedro Moncayo you can visit the: Mojanda Lagoons Cochasqui Pyramids Watermill Puruhuanta Waterfall Nevado Cayambe Guachala Sundial Cariacu Waterfall Chalpar Ranch Jurassic Park The House of the Deer Amaguaña Transit Museum Among other places of distraction and relaxation.

    En Pedro Moncayo pueden visitar las:
    Lagunas del Mojanda
    Pirámides de Cochasqui
    Molino de agua
    Cascada de puruhuanta
    Nevado Cayambe
    Reloj de sol Guachala
    Cascada Cariacu
    Rancho chalpar
    Parque jurásico
    La casa del venado
    Museo de tránsito amaguaña
    Entre otros lugares de distracción y relajación.

  • 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

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 812746954787

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