Help get things growing in a sustainable way!

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The Exchange

At our Eco Hostel we have just started a herd garden, as well as set up a water recycling system which will provide water to our future vegetable garden and fruit orchid. We would like someone with knowledge or experience in permaculure to help us out.


What you offer

30 hours of help per week

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

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

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

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

Cook your own meal: Feel free to prepare your own meal here

Free Laundry: There's a special place where all the clothes get cleaned for free.

Free Tours: Don’t miss a thing! Get free tours and explore.


Requirements

Intermediate Portuguese or Intermediate Portuguese


What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa


Program Details

To maintain a herb garden and help us set up a vegetable garden and fruit orchid.


Activities & Shift

Shifts are for 6 hours per day 5 days per week.
Specific tasks include:
-Tending to plant nursery
- Water plants
- Pull weeds
- Add Mulch
- Monitor plant health/pests
- Planting/Harvesting
- Add worm tea
- Add compost
- Chop and drop
- Cover crops