We are a small Family With at small, organic farm on the Westcoast of Norway. We are Rita, Øystein and Jorunn (11).
We have 12 milking cows, a bundle of calfes, and about 100 sheep. Rita also run a small dogkennel. And we have 4 cats. The farm lay quite remote on an large island, right by the sea, and includes a big mountain and forest with several hiking tracks. We have several boats, and Øystein go out regularly to fish.
We connot take in workawayers from other countries at the moment due to corona travel restrictions, but as soon as borders open, we are ready.
Also, We can only host one person.
Help around the house
A Meeting With the spectacular nature and unpredictable weather in coast-Norway.
Experience in farmwork. Lots of wonderful animals. A Nice and helpful Family.
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Host has indicated that they will pay at least the minimum hourly wage of their country for each hour worked and that accommodation will also be provided. They are asking for help with a business or business activity. Contact the host directly via the site messenger for more information and details about the wage provided. Any arrangements should be agreed in advance with your host.
We need help With the milking and care for cows and calfes all year, and assistance With sheep in lamb-season (april - may), help With harvest (july-August) and a little gardening (summer). For specially interested: Wood/lumber in forest.
Norwegian bokmål: Fluent
We have a big, long, traditional wood-house. Workawayers have their own separate entrance, 1 bedroom, one sittingroom, a fully equipped Kitchen and bathroom/restroom.
The surrounding nature is quite beautiful and offers a lot of possibilities if you like to go hiking, bicycling or Fishing. The location of farm is Remote, but it only takes 10 minutes to go to grocerystore by car.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week