Join our permaculture farm and enjoy rural life near Plovdiv, Bulgaria

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Bulgaria

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    12/05/2019

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 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a young couple -Ani and Stoyan. We have a little toddler - Darika - our daughter. Before 5 years, we started an organic farm. We njoy the life in the village and live in peace.We LOVE THE NATURE and try to keep it alive and to help for develop bigger biodiversity in our garden.

    We have one dog and one cat, a vegetable garden and fruit trees.
    We are practising permaculture - making food forest, mandala garden , grey water channel, compost, companion planting of vegetables and trees,herbs and spices , also small garden ponds.

    We eat mainly vegan , vegetarian and sometimes locally produces meat. We like to try new food.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    Babysitting / child care
    Cooking / shopping
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay
    Help with Eco project
    Help in the house
    Animal care
    Language practice
    Art project
    Teaching

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    permaculture life in a village, natural parenting, wild plants and herbs, bio diversity of birds and other animals in the garden and the region.

  • Help

    Help

    We are looking for volunteers from around the globe to help us with the tasks listed below :
    - in the garden (planting vegetables and herbs, weeding, soil preparation , harvesting, setting up irrigation),
    - with the animals (feeding, training)
    - construction - building with natural materials ,
    - cooking for everybody in the house ,
    - babysitting - we have a daughter Darika, she is very calm and playful.She is two years and half :)

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    We speak English and French(beginners)

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Accomodation is in a heated room in a small house or in tents in the garden. We have a compost toilet and very basic showering facilities. Please use organic or less harmful for the nature shower facilities , because the water from the shower and the washing mashine go directly in the grey water chanel in the garden.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The beautiful Maritza river flows nearby and there are plenty of possibilities for swimming and walks on its islands or in the forest along the banks.
    There is a
    Volunteers at our farm can learn a lot about the principles of permaculture and experiment on their own.
    We can show them a traditonal bulgarian meals, how to make home made white cheese and yogurt, home made bread.
    We are also interested in bird-watching and have guides and equipment.
    We hope you will feel like you are at home - confortable and on the right place :)

  • 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?

    Two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    max. 5 hrs a day 5 days a week

our harvest in october
we make tomato juice with our volunteers :)
With friends by the river
Krasimira (our dog) - translation of the name:Beautypeace
home made yogurt
mandala garden










Host ref number: 936285791313