Come and help on a small property with a forest garden and organic garden in Lönsboda, Sweden.



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  • Descrição


    At present humans are intensely occupied with economy, growth and a lifestyle with shopping from all around the globe. This has resulted in that most species and most natural areas and forests are wiped out and there is no end to the extinction unless we change the way we live. I find it more than ever important to return to nature and head for self-sufficiency and local production as far as possible. "Primum non nocere".

    I have a house on 3300m2 land with over 450 fruit and nut trees, berry bushes, and vines plus uncountable Rubus plants. I go for traditional fruit and berries like apple, plums and raspberries as well as rare (here that is) ones like peach, nanking cherry, mulberries, goji, grapes, minikiwi, Himalayan mayapple, walnut, nashi, buckthorn, tayberry, autumn olive, goumi, medlar, american and siberian blueberries etc. Now trying with figs, kiwi, lemon and chestnut. There are approx. 100 perennial varieties of edible perennial vegetables and herbs and over 50 fruit and berry varieties with 150 - 200 cultivars (likely more) . Forest garden/permaculture inspired.

    I am interested in simple slow natural living, slow travel, cycling, self-sufficiency, philosophy and ethical issues, "future-thinking" and "future-actions" i.e. sustainability - hopefully a new peaceful world coming up leaving the dominance of money, violence, pollution and devastation of nature behind ....

    I don´t fly and have no car.
    I strive after living sustainably and healthy.
    I teach and work with natural healing.
    I eat mainly fresh fruit an veg, But there is a single electric stove if you like to cook.
    Please no meat, animal products, smoking, incense, candles, alcohol, drugs, perfume, cosmetics or shampoo with palm oil or chemicals (Most soap, toothpaste, cosmetics etc contain palm oil also organic and vegan products). The house is a low radiation zone so no mobile phones or other high radiation equipment in the house please!
    There are no pets, cars or mobile phone, TV or Wifi here. But bicycles and 100/100 MB optic fiber internet connection.

  • Tipos de ajuda e oportunidades de aprendizado

    Tipos de ajuda e oportunidades de aprendizado

    Prática de idiomas
    Ajuda em projetos ambientais
    Projetos de construção/faça você mesmo
    Ajuda em fazenda
    Ajuda a cuidar da casa
    Manutenção geral
    Ajuda com computadores/internet

  • Objetivos de sustentabilidade da ONU que este anfitrião quer atingir

    Objetivos de sustentabilidade da ONU que este anfitrião quer atingir

    Objetivos da ONU
    Erradicar a pobreza
    Erradicar a fome
    Saúde de qualidade
    Educação de qualidade
    Igualdade de género
    Água potável e saneamento
    Energias renováveis e acessíveis
    Trabalho digno e crescimento económico
    Indústria, inovação e infraestruturas
    Reduzir as desigualdades
    Cidades e comunidades sustentáveis
    Produção e consumo sustentáveis
    Ação climática
    Proteger a vida marinha
    Proteger a vida terrestre
    Paz, justiça et instituições eficazes
    Parcerias para a implementação dos objetivos
  • Oportunidades de intercâmbio cultural e aprendizado

    Oportunidades de intercâmbio cultural e aprendizado

    You may learn about this:
    Be an aware consumer. Minimize plastic, and consumption in general.
    Reuse & recycle, (Zero waste) – be resourceful.
    Avoid household and cosmectic chemicals and consumption of palm oil products and other items that cause harm to nature or death of rainforest and thus extinction of biodiversity.
    Minimize waste. Avoid to produce waste and avoid to waste that which is useful!
    Cheap living. Simple living. Essene lifestyle.
    Sprouting and growing shoots indoors (especially winter time).
    Edible wild plants
    Forest gardening /permaculture gardening - Growing perennial vegetables, fruit and berries as well as annuals.
    Moving towards self-sufficiency and sustainability.
    How to eat plant based Fresh, raw and living foods.
    Natural health – healthy living. (Nature Cure)

  • Ajuda


    Maintenance, repair (mainly wood) and minor construction work.
    If you are into smart energy solutions, solar power, insulation etc. we may do something on that.
    Picking wild berries and plants in season.
    Office and computer help if you like especially winter time. (I have web pages and I write books.) If you are knowledgeable in languages you may like to translate.
    There is also a possibility for a longer stay, several months, for the right person who like to contribute to my writing project, a book on natural lifestyle and self-healing (Nature Cure). Good qualifications for this job are skills in writing, proof reading, researching for references and an interest in the topic. Language skills, especially Scandinavian, English and German (one may be enough, and later other languages).

  • Idiomas

    Inglês: Fluente
    Norwegian: Fluente
    Swedish: Fluente
    Danish: Intermediário
    Alemão: Intermediário
    Espanhol: Iniciante
    Francês: Iniciante

    Este anfitrião oferece intercâmbio de idiomas
    If you like to learn languages I may help you. Swedish and English are my best languages. I like to improve my German, French, Spanish, Danish and Norwegian.

  • Acomodação


    10m2 cottage or in main house.

  • Algo mais...

    Algo mais...

    FOR 2022 there are five possible projects.

    1. Book project as described above. At present I am especially keen to find someone who can proof read Swedish. But English may become actual too.
    2. Planting and seeding annual and perennial vegetables and growing annual garden.
    3. Repairing and maintaining buildings. Wood work and painting.
    4. Painting windows and renovating/painting a door.
    5. Maybe also building a greenhouse.

    It is quite easy to get here from Copenhagen/Malmö (and Stockholm) in one (respectively two) trains and one bus. Copenhagen/Malmö is closest and easiest! But last few km there is no bus.

    The area is mainly forested with lots of lakes and dirt roads good for biking and tracks for walking or running. "Skåneleden" walking track is not far away.

    If you like yoga I sometimes teach that to a group locally and you may like to join. If you do massage or other therapy we may swap treatments.

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    Mais alguns detalhes

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      Acesso à internet limitado

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  • Pode hospedar nômades digitais

    Pode hospedar nômades digitais

    It may be possible to host a digital nomad. I have no Wifi but a good broadband connection,

  • Espaço para estacionar campervans

    Espaço para estacionar campervans

    You can park a campervan here.

  • Quantos Workawayers pode acomodar?

    Quantos Workawayers pode acomodar?


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    Horas previstas

    25 hours per week.

Essas classificações são opcionais e foram dadas junto com os comentários dos membros.A classificação média deixada por cada opção é exibida.

Precisão do perfil: (4.9)

Intercâmbio cultural: (4.7)

Comunicação: (4.9)

Nº de ref. de anfitrião: 671699493111