Learn self-sufficiency through organic farming in colder climate in Gällö, Sweden



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 Estancia mínima:  Al menos 2 semanas

  • Descripción


    Farm with a focus on self-sufficiency. The farm is a new classical farmhouse, built 1923.26 in traditional technology (carved granite foundation, timber frame). mostly for original and therefore in major renovation needs. The renovation is done in traditional technology combined with new ecologically sustainable technologies such as solar collectors and fiber. With the keeping of goats, meat calves and hens. Potato, vegetable fruit and berry cultivation Now, self-sufficient in hay to the animals, fertilizer to the garden and moorland, Meat, broth, chark products, eggs, potatoes, vegetables, berries and fruit. Restored neoclassical garden after original drawing of the housekeeping company from 1930. The garden leans down, overlooking the lake. In the upper part an oval flower discount, flanked by different bushes. Down at the lake, the vegetable area of 450 sqm with braided fence against the winds and greenhouses for the cultivation of tomatoes cucumbers and beans. Between ornamental and vegetable garden is fruit trees and berry bushes. At the south gate towards the church, a rose garden dedicated to the Virgin Mary, as meditation place. Have a look in our gallery and see what we do for a living. Read the descriptions on each photo for details. On this farm you will learn a lot about animal husbandry to food procurement.
    The farm is located in the beautiful church town of Bodsjö, where you will find in addition to the wooden church and old church buildings, Norrland's oldest timber building, Bodda Bönhus (a farm chapel from the 1100s). The Pilgrim Trail (Jämt - Norgeleden) passes by and there are many other hiking trails, including Forsaleden. great opportunities for cycling / MTB, canoeing, MC (off road) through widespread forests all around. berries and mushrooms picking or photographing of flora and fauna (bear, lynx, eagle, moose, wolf, etc.)
    The farm is fairly separated, the nearest supermarket, bus / train station, gas station is 25 km.
    I'm not as good in writing in English and german as I am writing in Swedish and Dutch We are interested in long term commitment. Write to us! =)

  • Tipos de ayuda y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Tipos de ayuda y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Proyectos de construcción y bricolaje
    Cuidado de animales

  • 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

    When you are here, you can learn self-sufficiency through organic farming in colder climate, traditional and organic building techniques, textile crafts: from wool to finished garments, traditional tanning

  • Ayuda


    Gardening:care of vegetable land, harvest and preservation. Ornamental garden
    Animal care:feeding the animals, mucking the stable, fencing, haying on old fashioned, slaughtering and preserving, tanning.
    Building and renovation: masonry, electrical installation, plumbing, carpentry and painting.

  • Idiomas hablados

    Inglés: Fluido
    Holandés: Fluido
    Sami: Fluido
    Swedish: Fluido

  • Alojamiento


    You can live in a room in the house but also the opportunity to live in a Sami tipi and eat with the host family. Also, you can cook food for the whole family of farm resources. Animal products are included in various forms.
    due to fish & shellfish allergy; , no fish and shellfish in the house
    sanitary facilities are simple but shower and hot water are available.
    The internet is through fiber so free WIFI.

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    • Acceso a Internet

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      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 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Número de referencia de anfitrión: 983465631614