Help a group of friends maintain a plot in a small village in Quillan, South West of France

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France

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a little group of friends living in different houses of a small village in South West of France. Together, we grow organic vegetables and we keep goats and hens. We also adopted recently 2 donkeys. We maintain a plot of 2 hectares.
    We love yoga, music, ecology, sharing of fraternal values. For us, it's important to cultivate peace and respect in relationships.
    We've been working together for 10 years on our land, and we are happy today to have the possibility to host one or a couple of workawayers in order to enrich our cultural exchanges, improve our english, stimulate our creativity, and receive help in our work in the garden.
    Most of us are vegetarian, so we prefer to host vegetarian workawayers. For allergies reasons, we don't host smokers.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay help
    Animal Care
    Language practice
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You can learn about garden, speak french, take care of goats and hens, cook, caning, team working...

  • Help

    Help

    There is work to prepare the vegetables garden, repair the hens enclosure and the goats enclosure, cut some wood, planting, do some small construction work, undergrowth, prune fruit trees, store and restore storage rooms ...

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    French: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We have one bedroom in our house with one double bed or 2 single beds. Bathroom and kitchen are shared with the hosts. It is in a village house with 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, one kitchen, one big living room. 3 friends live in this house, as well as 3 cats and 1 small dog.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Our area is very touristic for its beautiful natural sites: Pyrenees, forest, Cathar Castles, historic villages, beautiful churches, ... You can easily do water sports, climbing, horse riding, hiking around the village and further, ...
    We live 6 kilometers from Quillan where you can take the bus and the train to Carcassonne or Perpignan for 1€. One of us can easily drive you to Quillan.

  • 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

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    There is a parking in the village for cars and vans. We have one bedroom to host workawayers. There is no possibility of camping in our garden.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    in Summer: from 8am to 11am and from 5pm to 7pm, from Monday to Friday. Flexible.

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