Looking for volunteers who want to learn how to grow mushrooms, flowers and vegetables in Erica, Netherlands

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Netherlands

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  • Description

    Description

    I recently bought an abandoned horticulture farm, and I am in the works to set up a mushroom farm and intend to start growing edible plants and flowers i work organically based on the principles of permaculture
    But before I start growing anything I have to do a lot off work to do.
    The place has been not been used for approximately 20 years, so there is a lot of cleaning up to do.
    at this point in time i can offer a good and warm place to stay but no food
    i am doing some light work and if you can help around 2 hours on the week days on averege i am happy
    i am super flexible about almost every thing

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Farmstay
    Help with Eco project

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You can learn to grow mushrooms flowers and vegetables, and do all sorts off jobs in and around the farm and the greenhouse.

    The farm is located 10 kilometers south of Emmen which is the biggest town in the north off Holland.

    I have got some bicycles they can be used to explore the surroundings. There are shops and bars basically on walking distance from the farm.

  • Help

    Help

    The help required, is all sorts off general cleaning off the area from weeds, branches & old planting pots my farm was abandoned for a few years so there is some fixing up to do.
    Some light carpentry work, getting the fruiting rooms for the mushrooms ready and operational.
    And general gardening and planting vegetables and edible flowers.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    dutch english italian german

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    I have a decent house on the property you will have your own room,
    there is a shower and all the other things making a house a home.
    But stuff is pretty basic.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    public transport is close by as are shops .

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    about 2 hours per day i am not strickt about it



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