Sustainable Farming.


The Exchange

Volunteer for agriculture and plant some seeds. Empower communities to practice sustainable agriculture. Alleviate poverty and hunger through your efforts in agricultural development or support the conservation of ancient practices. Organic gardening, ploughing the field with the help of oxen or eating ripe fruit and foods right off the tree and gardens are possibilities within your reach.


What you offer

5 hours of help per day

Animal Care: Help look after and take care of animals.

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

Shared Dorm: You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.

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.

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

Language lessons: Take free language classes at our place.

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.


Requirements

Fluent English or Fluent English

Between 18 and 65 years old

Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs


What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa


Program Details

Certain projects focus on sustainability and being self-sufficient. This will involve the volunteer to help with daily task and increase awareness. It gives volunteers the chance to learn sustainable habits and take them home with them. By joining one of these projects, you are supporting the community by taking part and lessening the load. You will also be contributing to the conservation of some of the oldest agricultural practices. Other agriculture volunteer projects are set up to support communities that are lacking agricultural skills and know how.


Activities & Shift

experience where you will be helping with tasks such as:

Crop farming
Animal farming
Fertilizing
Teaching techniques to the community
Making chicken coops
Compost stations
Seedling boxed and station
Organic farming
Ecological farming
Teaching


Rules

Be ready to get your hands dirty.