Come and help on our snail farm outside Galway, Ireland

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Ireland

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 Min stay requested: at least a week

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  • Description

    Description

    Snail farm in the west of Ireland. Both parents working . Johanne has a language school, Gerry works in a pub. But we also have a snail farm. We have 2 boys Samuel and Ethan, 10 and 8 years old.
    We live in the countryside. 30 km from Galway. Johanne is French and Gerry is Irish. We speak both languages in the house. We have a nice double room downstairs with an ensuite. We are easy going and all meals are home cooked. No processed food in this house. We can cater for vegan, vegetarian. Very open minded family

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    Farmstay help

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity 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

    The best of both Irish/French. Really into sharing the Irish culture and help get the feel of Ireland

  • Help

    Help

    Help with then snail farm. Maintenance of the farm. End of August/september help with picking the Snail for harvesting

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    Spanish: Beginner

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Double room ensuite

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We can drive them to the next village for them.to get the bus where every they want to go. And can pick them.up. We both work different time table so always one.of us going to the next town either.morning of afternoon. We can bring them sight seeing on the weekend. No need for.them to help on the weekend

  • 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?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week


Host ref number: 897991596811