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All Year: Yes
Area (ha): 15
Persons: 4
Category: Organic Farmstay
Host ID: 49085
Country: Portugal

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Last Updated: July 1, 2017

The quinta is located in Alto Alentejo 2km of Portalegre. Fifteen hectares mountains with magical forests and a beautiful valley provided by seventeen sources and several mines with healthy water. It is part of São Mamede mountain.

About Us:
Until now we are three people, 3 cats and a dog who start the project, Michel from Luxembourg is a carpenter and already had a little eco business running for 25 years on making furniture. In 2015, he did a permaculture curse in Vale da Lama. Diana born in Barreiro. She is a mother, a lover, a master in contemporary jewelry, a veggie chef, a masseuse and she love so much be connected with mother earth in all kind of appearances. Loki is a little boy, he have a inexhaustible energy, with a wild-cat scheme, have boundless imagination .

We already started cleaning the area of the gardens and are currently sowing and planting numerous species of plants, shrubs and trees for local consumption.
Now after some months of intense work our garden is giving us a lot of food and we install compost toilet, a shower, a community kitchen and a outdoor cinema in a chill out area. We are near to finish the tree house, where we already live . If you want to help to finish and learn about carpentry, you are welcome.

We need help:
to create a website's,
nanny is needed to sometimes,
if someone want to learn or change his knowledge this is really the place.
We will be happy when the helpers stay at least two weeks and the work time is 5 hours a day, in six days.

We are open to people for longer stay: like to work the land, dreams about alternative life , teaching and learning, love's to by creative in art, music, dance and art craft.

We can offer until now
Amazing bio food, camping place, fresh water from the spring, nice walks in the national park, climbing, city possible by foot or bike ...

In the start of March we will be able to welcome helpers again.

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