Little Saffron and Olive farm in Maremma needs help the whole year, Italy

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  • Description

    Description

    Hi, we are a German couple, living since 1988 in Maremma-Toscana near Grosseto(seaside) and 50 km distance to Siena.

    We are farming saffron, olives and roses.

    We need help in all seasons of the year. Your work could be in the maintime in the field, but there is also something to help in the house like cooking, painting ... and other little things, when the weather or the season is not so god for outdoor working.

    We are waiting for you, take contact with us. We are speaking Italian, English and German.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Language practice

  • Help

    Help

    Little Saffron and Olive farm in Maremma needs help the whole year. Sometimes we are away for some days, so we need also a housekeeper

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Italian: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Bedroom in modern rooms with bathroom in the farm

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are near to Campagnatico (2 km), Paganico (6km) , Grosseto (20 km) , Seaside (30 km) , Siena (50 km)


    The town centre of Grosseto is confined between the city walls, and can easily be explored in a few hours.
    Medicean Walls. The city walls were begun by Francesco I de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany in 1574, and took 19 years to finish. They are largely preserved, and most of the walls can be walked.

    St. Lawrence Cathedral (Duomo di Grosseto / Cattedrale di San Lorenzo), Piazza Dante Alighieri. This Romanesque cathedral, built in the 13th-15th century, is now largely the result of 19th century restoration works.
    Palazzo Aldobrandeschi, Piazza Dante Alighieri. This pleasant neogothic reconstruction of a medieval palace dominates the adjacent square, where the locals gather in the evenings for a stroll and chat. It houses the seat of the province of Grosseto.
    Museum of Archaeology and Fine Arts (Museo archeologico e d'arte della Maremma), Piazza Baccarini 3

  • 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

  • ...

    Hours expected

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

Bodo is filling up oil bottles
Some donkeys of the neighbour
Andrea in the new Saffron field
the seaside Alberese
Bodo preparing a Saffron field
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