Family homestead offering opportunities in regenerative and sustainable agriculture in South Carolina, USA


United States

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 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

  • Description


    The Cottage and Farm is a family run farm dedicated to sustaining the practice of agriculture on the sea islands of South Carolina and offering opportunities to learn about and participate in these traditions.

    In addition to year-round growing of organic and heirloom varieties of vegetables, the farm grows culinary, medicinal and scent herbs, specialty salad greens, citrus, heritage turkeys, chickens, quail, rabbits, sheep and fleece, farm raised, fresh tilapia (in development) and black soldier fly larva (seasonal).

    Veterans encouraged to apply.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Animal Care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We enjoy sharing the skills and opportunities of a homestead lifestyle. There is much to learn for those who demonstrate interest.

  • Help


    We are a small homestead offering opportunities with our sheep, chickens, quail, rabbits and ducks along with tending gardens and fields and working on numerous small construction, landscape and irrigation projects.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    French: Intermediate

  • Accommodation


    We have two bedrooms with a number of beds. We share mealtimes with everyone taking turns cooking. If you cook you don't clean. If you don't cook, you clean.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are in a historic area with lots to do, including visiting nearby beaches during time off.

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    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    We do have decent wifi and people are on their own between noon and 5:30 pm and again after evening chores and dinner. We have hosted many people who work online.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day per person, 5 days

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Host ref number: 919889492399