Come and Help on a farm near Buenos Aires, Argentina

Country

Argentina

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  • last activity

    Last activity

    06/07/2020

 
  2020 

 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    We are Luz Lila, Khalil and Adriano. We own a little farm, 170 km away from the Capital City, in a tiny town (800 inhabitants) coasting La Plata River. We work on the organic farm: bees, trees, plants, greenhouse, chickens. Wood and mud construction and its maintenance.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    Babysitting / child care
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay
    Help with Eco project
    Help in the house
    Animal care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Travellers will learn about organic cultives: plants and trees, gardening. Permaculture beekeeping. How to raise chickens. Also about mud construction, carpentry and masonry.
    Obviously the traveller will learn (if he dont know yet) spanish language, besides of tipical uses and customs from Buenos Aires countryside, like ¨mate¨ and ¨asado¨
    Our farm is located in a very wild place, so the interaction with the nature is intense. There are a lot of animals, insects, and plants here.

  • Help

    Help

    We need help on the organic farm: soil preparation, seeding, transplanting, growing cares, picking and packing. Construct bee combs and it maintenance, picking and packing honey. Trees: Seeding, grow cares, transplanting, cutting, picking. Chickens: feeding, cleaning chicken´s house, picking eggs. Wood and mud construction and its maintenance: Carpentry and masonry, and more and more

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    Italian: Fluent
    Portuguese: Fluent
    Chinese (Mandarin): Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    One of our priorities is to finish the bedroom house so we can offer an in side place. For the moment, at summer, we are offering campsite and a big tent while the bedroomhouse is on works.
    We provide breakfast and lunch, and can provide some vegetables for self cooking at night. There is a beautiful place for making fire. There, travelers can cook anytime. Ussually we cook and eat together.
    While the new bathroom is on works, we have an outside shower that can be warmed with fire.
    We have electricity, and there is wifi. In the area is really difficult to connect to internet for there is no signal.
    Of course, travelers can make a responsable use of our washing machine.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The town where we live is located in a ¨UNESCO ¨ biosphere reserve so the landscapes are wanderfull anywhere. The plate river is 1.5 kilometers from here. The public transport is not the best but by now we have 3 busses per day (go & back)

  • 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

Host ref number: 838583556275