Help us with environmental education, bioconstruction & self-sufficiency

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The Exchange

We are a permaculture project near Serra do Cipó and 90km from Tancredo Neves International Airport. We care for a 17 ha farm which is aimed at growing a forest garden. The focus of the project is on research on environmental education, bioconstruction, self-sufficiency and gardening. During the Year there are many different kinds of work, for example working with trees and shrubs, mowing and mulching and bioconstruction


30 hours of help per week

Handyman: Help with a wide range of repairs or building.

Farming: Plant crops, sow seeds and help in outside tasks.

Gardening: Help grow plants and cultivate gardens

What you get

2 days off per week

Tent: You will sleep in a tent at a camping site.

Breakfast: You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.

Lunch: You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.

Dinner: You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

Free Hiking Tours: We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!

Permaculture Course: Take part in our Permaculture course for free.

Use our equipped kitchen: Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.

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

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa