Organic project, seasonal work with lots of farm labor and animal care. Bolivia

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Bolivia

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    15/09/2020

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  • Description

    Description

    Organic project with seasonal crops, fruit trees, greenhouses, hen-house and the occasional llama duties. we usually need help with the cats, herding the lamas and playing with the dogs. taking care of peaches, apples, olives and other crops. the hens and the llamas need attention the whole year. New winter-house project will require some construction experience.
    We also have some projects that request woodwork skills.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Art Projects
    Teaching

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    true rural cochabamba experience, the food, the language, and the countryside with a clear vision of organic production.

  • Help

    Help

    we usually need help with the peaches, olives, apples and avocados. we have to attend the parcels and prepare the soil, control the weeds, a bit of gardening and to prune/rake the acacia "forest".
    the hens and the llamas need attention the whole year, the pets also like to have some extra care. we are eager to receive people with carpentry skills, since we have a lot of wooden projects (in the house, in the garden, mainly with recycled pieces of wood).

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    4 huge individual bedrooms, w/o the respective katzes and subject to seasonal availability.
    WiFi, hot showers, fridge/pantry and washing machine 24/7.
    fridge and pantry full of the basics (no meats) and kitchen available to share your local cuisine.
    lots of experience with volunteers

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    valle alto is a region of cochabamba, many old little towns around, mountains everywhere and also full touristic attractions a few hours away, the distance from the city center is 30km and there are different public transportation options available. rural bolivia is not expesive at all

  • 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

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    Hours expected

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

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