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Rossland, BC
All Year: Spring, Summer, Fall
Area (ha): 5 acres + leased land
Persons: 1-5
Category: Organic Farmstay
Host ID: 28530
Region: BC, South Eastern

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Last Updated: August 14, 2019

We live on a small permaculture farm on the edge of town in Rossland, BC. The farm includes a big garden and animals (goats, sheep, chickens, ducks, & two cats) and a wide range of farm development projects. Were going into our fourth season on a new property and have spent the last three years doing earthworks, building farm infrastructure, and planting trees & shrubs.

Besides daily chores, current projects include weeding, harvesting & processing, fencing, planting trees & shrubs and various building projects...

Our three young kids are always up for adventure including exploring the farm, bike rides, trips to the skatepark or lake, building things, or jumping on the trampoline.

We welcome friendly & responsible volunteers who are hardworking and share our love for the outdoors. It works best for us when farm volunteers stay at least 5 days to get to know the place. Our usual trade is 4 hours of hard work each day for a place to stay and three meals plus all other living amenities (wifi/laundry/shower living space, etc.). We find this arrangement leaves lots of time to explore the area or pursue other projects.

We eat healthy food made from scratch, mostly organic ingredients, and fresh from the farm when we have it.

It's a 10-15 minute walk up to town. In the summer, Rossland is a premium destination for mountain biking & hiking. Were on the side of a mountain, so everything around here involves walking uphill or down!

Wed love to hear from you. Get in touch, tell us about yourself, and your upcoming plans.

Caley

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