Volunteers help in the garden and polytunnels doing weeding , planting , harvesting and more in Munster, Ireland!

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Ireland

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    12/08/2020

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  2020 

 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    I'm Mike and I run my farm using organic and permaculture principles . I keep sheep , grow fruit and veg and maintain forestry . I would like some help with these activities. The farm is within walking distance of the heritage town of Kenmare . There are polytunnels , gardens , woods and fields .

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    Cooking / shopping
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay
    Help in the house
    Animal care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Travelers will learn all about farming , gardening and forestry in this part of the world . I have many years of experience but still like to experiment with different techniques and types of plants .I like to help people improve their English aswell . People will get the opportunity to see lots of beautiful countryside as we are in a very scenic area .I have bikes for the volunteers use .

  • Help

    Help

    Volunteers help in the garden and polytunnels doing weeding , planting , harvesting , transplanting and whatever needs doing . They help me in the forest harvesting firewood ( using hand tools only ) and assist whenever the sheep need attention .

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Irish: Fluent
    German: Intermediate
    French: Intermediate

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    I have spare rooms in the house and people share two bathrooms . We take turns doing the cooking / wash up. I provide all the food . We use as much as we can from the farm and I shop for whatever else people like to eat .

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    I play the Banjo and I have an electric piano and spare guitars here . Musicians are especially welcome.

  • 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

Noemi's favourite lamb
Say hello to the sheep
Grub time
Yep the tomatoes are ripe


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