Learn Teach and Share knowledge i Ecuador Organic Farm Institute of Permaculture


The Exchange

ECUADOR ORGANIC FARM COMMUNITY OF FRIENDS Agro-ecological Non Profit proyect, educational and intercultural project co created by travelers and volunteers from Helpx, wwoof, Couch $urfing, United Nation Volunteers, Worldpackers. What is a trip without experiences? Nothing, just a trip.


What you offer

30 hours of help per week

Social Work: Help the local community.

Handyman: Help with a wide range of repairs.

Farming: Plant crops and care for animals.

Gardening: Help to grow and cultivate plants.


What you get

2 days off per week

Shared Dorm: Be ready to meet people while staying in a shared dorm.

Team Dorm: You're part of a team! Get to know them in your dormitory.

Tent: A billion stars over your head and a comfy tent to sleep in.

Breakfast: Get your free breakfast, the most important meal of the day.

Lunch: Free lunch is served y'all, get yours!

Bikes at your disposal: Hop on my bike, baby! Free to use bicycles.

Holistic Therapies: Join activities related to self-knowledge and meditation.

Permaculture Course: Join our permaculture course and learn how to take care of our planet.

Certificate: Get a certificate of completion after you finish your experience.


Requirements

Intermediate Spanish and Intermediate English

Between 18 and 29 years old


What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa


Program Details

NUESTRA MISION Y VISION
Proveer educación agro ecológica a toda persona y al viajero deseoso de aprender de esta filosofia de vida mas sustentable y amigable con el medioambiente .

Nuestros Valores

Enseñar Al mayor numero de personas los beneficios alimenticios y nutritivos de la agricultura organica sin quimicos, sin agro toxicos.

Compartir Nuestros conocimientos acerca de agricultura organica y permacultura

Honestidad En la Mini Granja Pura Vida decir la verdad y ser transparente, son los principios en los que basamos nuestro actuar.

Respeto Consideramos las necesidades de los demás y actuamos de acuerdo con ello.
Perseverancia Somos consistentes que para lograr los objetivos que nos planteamos debemos insistir una y otra vez hasta alcanzar el objetivo deseado.

Paciencia Creemos que lo que hacemos dará los frutos esperados cultivando la paz interior.
Espíritu de Servicio Nos


Activities & Shift

ALIMENTACION: Nuestra alimentacion esta constituida por vegetales, verduras frescas, arroz, yuca, platano, papas, zanahorias, cebollas, pasta, pan integral, una vez por semana pollo o pescado.
DIAS DE ACTIVIDADES: 5 dias cada semana
HORAS DE ACTIVIDADES : 3 horas por la mañana 2 horas por la tarde, habiendo un intervalo de dos horas para descansar / almorzar.


ACTIVIDADES: Las actividades comienzan a las 08:00 am Compostaje, preparacion de suelos y sustratos, preparacion de nuevas areas de cultivos organicos, jardineria, multiplicacion de semillas y plantas, siembra, transplante, poda de arboles, desmalezar, creacion de senderos, carpinteria, pintura. visita y ayuda a escuela rural en sus jardines de comida organica.
Tenga la plena seguridad que, aqui usted no trabaja para el host, aqui usted trabaja junto al host.
DIAS DE DESCANSO: Usted dispone de dos dias para su descanso y puede d


Rules

Hello for all new travelers / volunteers.
We are Matilda and Fracine, we are two volunteers from France who participated in the classes of organic agriculture, permaculture and quantum healing with natural medicine and we helped Mike for four weeks.

We must clarify that this place is very extremely simple and we love the way of life of Mike and his dogs.
Mike needs help to create more beautiful this place and we think that $ 7.00 each day of contribution is very optimum for this project can grow more, that contribution is used to buy materials and tools and also to buy extra food from the one that does not Grows in the garden.

In four weeks we learned that the simple life of this place is much more enriching than a tourist lodge with too many rules, life here is like a concept of family and Mike is like a daddy for each volunteer, he takes great care of us Teaches things like daughter