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Certified Organic Farm in Kona Hawaii, Coffee, chocolate, macadamia nuts, vegetable gardening, composting. So much to learn here. Ability to learn from experienced mature folks. We, Leon and Una are the owners and managers, hosts. We are in our 60's and have over 40 years of organic farming experience. We love to teach and learn from our guests.
We have been farming here for 42 years, so we have much to share. We build our soil and practice a form of permaculture known as Agroforestry. Beach going on the weekends. We have an excellent library on Hawaiian culture. Una has danced Hawaiian hula and can introduce folks to the discipline. Una also worked at the Kona Historical Society and can share lots of the history of the Kona districts.
This host offers accommodation and payment.
Organic Farming, harvesting coffee, harvesting cacao, making chocolate candy, making compost, vegetable gardening. We are currently recruiting for our Kona Coffee harvest season. August thru December
English and some Spanish
You will have your own bedroom. We buy food for the worker house. You will live with two others. Communal meals with your co workers. Hot showers every night. Wifi, laundry facilities on farm.
You can also learn about the Native Hawaiian culture. Host is well versed in solar electric and irrigation. We can also teach about fermentation techniques.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
More than two