Help restoring native forests and with permaculture projects in Cauquenes, Chile

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Chile

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    22/05/2020

 
  2020 

 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    We are part of the commune of cauquenes, maule region. located in the coastal mountain range, of gentle hills with large lands of native forest is characterized by its 100-year-old vineyards, predominantly the strain "COUNTRY". Local pottery also plays an important role in this sector. pilen has an abundance of resources for its collection (fruits, callampas, etc). being a good place to manage ecological and self-sustainable projects

    Forma parte de la comuna de cauquenes, región del maule. ubicada en la cordillera de la costa, de lomas suaves con grandes terrenos de bosque nativo se caracteriza por sus viñedos de 100 años, predominando la cepa "PAÍS". La alfarería local también tiene un rol importante en este sector. pilen tiene abundancia de recursos para su recolección (frutas , callampas, etc). siendo un buen lugar para gestionar proyectos ecológicos y autosustentables.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Hospitality/Tourism
    Art Projects

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    The benefits are multiple natural and permacultural lifestyle, it is one of the great attractions of this place. The various activities such as the collection of native species, callampas, seeds, plants, is a pure link with the land. They will learn about the maintenance, pruning and harvesting of vineyards from the country with which we make Natural-artisanal wine, they will also learn about pottery (pool pots), in addition to a great culinary experience, since a restaurant is being built here mountain for lovers of good food and healthy food, which in the future will be open to the agroecological tourist

    los beneficios son múltiples el estilo de vida natural y permacultural, es un de los grandes atractivos de este lugar. la diversas actividades como la recolección de especies nativas, callampas, semillas, plantas, es un puro vinculo con la tierra. aprenderán sobre la mantencion, poda y cosechas de viñas de sepa país con el que hacemos vino Natural-artesanal, también se aprenderá sobre la alfarería (loceras de pilen) , ademas de una gran experiencia culinarias, ya que aqui se esta montando un restaurante de montaña para Amantes del buen comer y la alimentacion sana, que en un futuro estará abierto para el turista agroecologico

  • Help

    Help

    -edification of structures with natural methods; bioconstruction (straw, adobe, wood, etc). -field help in orchards, nursery and greenhouse. permaculture and agrofloresta, we are regenerating native forests. food handling obtained by applying dehydration, jams, pickles, etc.

    -edificación de estructuras con métodos naturales; bioconstruccion (paja, adobe, madera, etc).
    -trabajo de campo en huertos, vivero e invernadero. permacultura y agrofloresta, estamos regenerando los bosques nativos.
    manipulacion de alimentos obtenidos aplicando deshidratacion, mermeladas, encurtidos, etc.
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  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    Portuguese: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Large shed with a semi bedroom with a bed. there are mattresses that can be accommodated inside the shed, and / option tent ... there is also a dome to mount tent. and it is part of the project to build more rooms for volunteers
    In our case, the volunteers will receive breakfast, lunch and dinner, prepared in community with the best ingredients in the area and in a healthy and natural way, our food is vegetarian, in addition the volunteers will receive food that has been handled in the farm, type dried fruits, dried callampas, etc., depending on the season.


    Galpon grande con un semi dormitorio armado con una cama. hay colchones que se pueden acomodar dentro del galpon , y/opcion carpa..... tambien hay un domo para montar carpa. y es parte del proyecto construir mas dormitorios para voluntarios

    en nuestro caso los voluntarios recibiran desayuno, almuerzo y cena, preparados en comunidad con los mejores ingredientes de la zona y de manera sana y natural, nuestra alimentacion es vegetariana, además los volunatrios recibiran de intercambio alimentos que hayan sido manipulados en la granja, tipo frutas secas, callampas deshidratadas, etc, dependiendo de la temporada.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    There are 2 natural reserves of native forest and endemic species around the area ..., 15 kilometers from the plot, in cauquenes there are 2 important free fairs, on Wednesday and Saturday where you find everything related to products from these areas rural, living culture of Maule. Transportation is limited since there is a micro only 2 days a week, we get the rental of approach vehicles, people also travel asking for hitchhiking.

    existen 2 reservas naturales de bosque nativo y especies endémicas a los alrededores de la zona ... , a 15 kilometros de la parcela, en cauquenes existen 2 ferias libres importantes, el dia miercoles y sabado donde encuentras todo lo referente a productos de estas zonas rurales, cultura viva del Maule . El transporte es limitado ya que hay micro solo 2 dias a la semana, conseguimos el arriendo de vehiculos de acercamiento, tambien las personas viajan pidiendo autostop.

  • 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?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 986283494773