Compost Expert Volunteer - Composting / Vermicompost / Compost toilet / Sheet-, Trench composting in tropical climate needed!

"$" 30

Holistic Center Los Encuentros, Ecuador

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What you offer

30h
Hours per week

Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.

Farming

Plant crops and care for animals.

Gardening

Help to grow and cultivate plants.

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What you get

2
Days off per week

Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.

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!

Dinner

Have your free dinner before going to bed.

Free Hiking Tours

Keep your feet moving! Get free hiking tours and exercise yourself.

Language lessons

Learn or improve your language skills.

Support
Support

Worldpackers team will guide and advise you before, during and after your trip.

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Insurance
Worldpackers Insurance

If you are unhappy with your host, we will pay for your accommodation.

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The experience

The goal is to produce quickly high quality humus on our farm to enrich the soil by speeding up decomposition of organic matter. Good organic matter/humus is a key ingredient in organic farming. Finca PermaTree is 80% red soil. In future we need much more dark organic humus. Our fruit trees need good nutrition / organic fertilizer.

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The experience

  • Intermediate English or Beginner Spanish

  • Over 24 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

Nov
Dec
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
Stay at least
4 weeks
Stay up to
6 months

About PermaTree

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  • Response Time: Less than a day

About the host

(1/8) WHAT DO YOU GET? - Excellent quality of life in a natural setting, surrounded by nature in tropical climate - Sustainable Lifestyle (minimal ecological footprint. Eating only fresh organic produce, cooked by ourselves, planting food trees, eating the fruits, all water is from the nearby creek, hot shower during day heated by black pipes from the sun rays, etc.) Minimal waste production, future goal zero waste. No Junk food, no sugar di...

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