Come and help us to create a food forest and other sustainable projects in Batea, Catalonia, Spain



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  • Descripción


    Our Forest Garden is managed by the association.

    The main project is the creation of an edible forest garden of 6 acres. This is an effort to develop a very rich and beautiful forest garden. Working too about selfsufficiency, simplicity, healing, permaculture, bioconstruction, presence,...


    Work - gardening, building, maintenance, cleaning,...

    Food - mainly vegan

    Accomodation - in a private room in a townhouse 2 km away

    Tobacco - not allowed

    Chemical products (touth paste, body soup, sun cream,...) - not allowed

    Bikes - available

  • Tipos de ayuda y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Tipos de ayuda y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Proyectos de construcción y bricolaje
    Mantenimiento general
    Ayuda en proyectos ecológicos
    Ayuda doméstica
    Práctica de idiomas
    Proyectos artísticos
    Ayuda con ordenadores/Internet

  • Objetivos de sostenibilidad de las NU que intenta conseguir este anfitrión

    Objetivos de sostenibilidad de las NU que intenta conseguir este anfitrión

    Objetivos de las NU
    Fin de la pobreza
    Hambre cero
    Salud y bienestar
    Educación de calidad
    Igualdad de género
    Agua limpia y saneamiento
    Energía asequible y no contaminante
    Trabajo decente y crecimiento económico
    Industria, innovación e infraestructura
    Reducción de las desigualdades
    Ciudades y comunidades sostenibles
    Producción y consumo responsables
    Acción por el clima
    Vida submarina
    Vida de ecosistemas terrestres
    Paz, justicia e instituciones sólidas
    Alianzas para lograr los objetivos
  • Intercambio cultural y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Intercambio cultural y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Spanish, permaculture, dowsing, selfsufficieny, spirituallity,...

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    Some of our projects are:

    * Information panels *

    Create a information panels with detailed information about our vegetation (origin, ecological value, nutritional value, medicinal value, history,…).

    Without starting date

    * Nursery *

    Without starting date

    * Water preservation *

    On the process...

    We mantain the terrace system (sometimes with drystone walling) and create a reservoirs of rain water in some places of the land.

    * Create vegetable garden *

    Project done!

    Works to do: preparing beds for plantlets, improving beds and irrigation system, planting herbal plants and trees,...

    * Biodiesel *

    Without starting date

    * Incrementation of the soil fertility *

    Experimentation with compost (organic matter, terrapreta, biodynamic compost, humanure, urine,…) and mulching for increase the fertility.

    On the process...

    * Seeds research *

    Research about old regional seeds and investigation about preservation techniques.

    Without starting date

    * Designing and making a productive Forest Garden *

    On process...

    * Solar Cooker, solar heaven & solar dryer *

    As method for preservation the food excess (still not excess) we are planning to made a solar dryer.

    Without starting date

    * Rocket Stove for heating *

    Project done!

    * Wind pump for the well *

    Without starting date

    * Research and Construction of octogonal structures *

    We start the research and we plan to look for permissions in 2020.

    * Bicycle powered machines (washmachine, juicer,…) *

    As we produce oue own electricity by solar panels, this project is not anymore on the agenda.

    * Build a winter heating system *

    No starting date

    * Create a Herb Garden with culinary herbs *

    Already we have a lot of herbs in our garden with culinary properties and open to introduce more and more...

    * Harvesting and weaving with esparto *

    Without starting date

    * Holistic Pottery *

    Without starting date

    * Distillators for oil plants *

    Without starting date

    * Manufacturing eco-friendly washing products*

    Actually on the market are eco-friendly products available to reasonable prices, but time to time we continuous experimenting, specially with toothpaste.

    * Food preservation program *

    It was a initially poject, but as we observe the relevance to eat the food as more fresh possible, we don't make pots anymore.

    * Creating our tools *

    With the time we observe the relevance to have proper tools for the different works, and this project is not for the moment in our agenda.

    * Creating our furniture *

    Project done. We been using pallets to create our kitchen and furniture.

    * Mushroomhouse *

    Without starting date

    * Upcycling clothes *

    Is a long term project to transform the old and rugged rags into new shiny and beautiful clothing pieces and perhaps to grow hemp for create clothes.

    Without starting date

    * Agnihotra fire *

    We start to perform this ancient ayurvedic healing fire for purify the atmosphere, for improves our clarity, love and health and nourish the plants with Prana (life energy).

    Works to do: perform Angihotra at the sunrise and the sunset daily.

    * Henhouse *

    The henhouse is done and it can host 3-4 chickens. At the moment is not chickens or other domestic animals because is not people living permanently on the project.

    * Medicine wheel *

    The Medicine Wheel is done you can go there to meditate, is a powerfull and energetic space.

    * Pyramid *

    Perfect place to recover and energetized ourselves and preserve seeds.

    Without starting date

    * Moon & Sun Temple *

    Is a new Meditation & Workshop garden space that we start summer 2019, it has 21 meters diameter with 4 terraces and concentric cercles, is a special peaceful open air place, as sacred garden it will be available also for meditations and selfknowdelge workshops.

    Works to do: preparing beds for plants, irrigation system, planting herbal plants and trees,...

    * Community *

    The aim is to create and intentional community where the contact with nature, the selfknowlege, the presence and the emotional management are the keys of a new way to interact with other beings.

    Starting in 2020

  • Idiomas hablados

    Catalan: Fluido
    English: Fluido
    Spanish: Fluido
    French: Fluido

  • Alojamiento


    In a private room in a townhouse at 2 km away

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    Algo más...

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    Un poco más de información

    • Acceso a Internet

    • Acceso a Internet limitado

      Acceso a Internet limitado

    • Tenemos animales

    • Somos fumadores

    • Puede alojar familias

  • ¿Cuántos voluntarios puedes hospedar?

    ¿Cuántos voluntarios puedes hospedar?

    Más de dos

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    Horas esperadas

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

Número de referencia de anfitrión: 563964953537