Construction work and organic farming

The Exchange

We are a binational family (mexican/german) with three children (from 6 month to 6 years old) living on an old little farm in lower saxony. Join us and help us to renovate our 160 years old farmhouse and the stables or help us with the garden and farm work or feeding our animals (chicken, ducks and quails). We need carpenters, builder and general larborers.

What you offer

25 hours of help per week

Painting & Decorating: Help with painting or decorating the property facilities.

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

Gardening: Help grow plants and cultivate gardens

What you get

2 days off per week

Private Room: You will have a bed in a private room. In other words, a room just for you.

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 Parties: Get free entrance for the best parties in town.

Pick Up: We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.

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.


Beginner English or Beginner Spanish

Over 18 years old

Only hosts solo volunteers (doesn’t accept couples or pairs)

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

We are looking for positive and open mind people who help us. We have three little children, so if you like children you are perfect for us. We can offer you a private room with a bed where you can live.

Activities & Shift

Shifts are from 9 am till 12 pm and in the afternoon from 3 pm to 5 pm From 12 to 3 pm there is a break for lunch and recreacion.


Smoking is only allowed outside the house. No alcohol and drugs in/outside the house.