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Learn the life of a modern mountain farm in st silvain bellegarde, France

  • France
  • Favourited 86 times
  • Last activity: 15 Nov 2023



 Min stay requested: No minimum



  • Description


    Organic (bio) Family farm ,milking cows,600m high mountain farm,creuse,France.We do al the work ourself,making silage,making hay,insemination.we do crossbreding for 25 years with flv,mb,srb,hf,au, bbb and brah. We do the work with the family Animals that are ill will be treated homeopathic. You can learn how to work with big dogs aswell here on the farm.We have a beauceron, a Pyrenese mountain dog and a cão do gado transmontano.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    General Maintenance
  • UN sustainability goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainability 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

    Learn the work on a modern mountain farm,this is a place for real outdoor people. Around the farm are lots of forests with a great variety of trees,bushes and plants,you can walk on trails that are older than Napoleon for many hours.On the farm we have a river for trout fishing,and the neighbor has a lake where you can fish for carp.On the farm we do crossbreding whit Brahman,as far as we know we are the only dairy farm in Europe that are crossing with Zebu.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    light farmwork,milking cows,feeding calfs,gardening.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    Dutch: Fluent
    Portuguese: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation


    good food and your own bedroom with wifi.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    If you are on a high Hill you can see the volcanoes from the Auvergne ,they are only 50 km away.

  • 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

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • 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

Host ref number: 857536115215

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