All Year: Yes
Area (ha): 2
Category: Organic Farmstay
Host ID: 55605
Country: Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Last Updated: May 19, 2019
Hello everyone, I am Bambi, a member of Zemljani (in Our language: earthlings, made from earth) Zemljani is a NGO dedicated to promoting permaculture.
I would like to invite you to join me in our project called Laboratory of sustainability. Ive hosted 250 visitors so far from all over the world. The purpose of the project is to build and test sustainable practices. We want to answer to the ultimate question: What does it take to form a small, sustainable community in healthy habitat with happy people in harmony of plants, animals and humans?
If you want to learn or if you want to share your knowledge or experience, help answer the ultimate question, you are most welcome.
FOOD PRODUCTION - January - December 2019.
January - Greenhouse (seeding and watering)
February - Vineyard (pruning), Greenhouse
March - Garden (planting), vineyard, greenhouse
April - Garden (harvest), vineyard, greenhouse
May - Cherries (harvest, making jam), garden (harvest), vineyard, greenhouse
June - Garden (harvest), vineyard, greenhouse
July - Garden (harvest, plant), vineyard (harvest, making juice)
August - Garden (harvest, plant), vineyard (harvest, making juice)
September - Garden (harvest,plant), vineyard (harvest, making juice), greenhouse
October - Olive picking, vineyard (harvest, making Rakija), greenhouse
November - greenhouse
December - Vacation :)
CONSTRUCTION BUILDING - Summer 2019.
-Small pond/natural pool
-Solar composting toilet/shower with gray water treatment
-Green Roof on a Tiny House
-Bike repair shop, small construction made from recycled materials for the bike-packer visitors.
-Fruit and vegetable stand made from recycled materials
-Camping facilities made from recycled materials
-Earth-bag house, a natural home built using earth, a lot of sand bags and a lot of sweat :)
-Small geodesic dome greenhouse/tree nursery
-Trellis for shade
If you are a videographer or a photographer, you are most welcome to join us in documenting everything that's going on here and creating educational content which will be put online and/or printed.
We will provide you with a home-made lunch or dinner (one meal per day) and a place/tent to stay if you help us for a few hours a day.
Beautiful river Neretva is close by and we encourage a beach trip during the hot hours of the day during summer.
There is WiFi access on the property.
There is a dry compost toilet and an outdoor hot shower. Its heated by sun, so in the evening it`s a cold shower :)
Here is a google maps link to the place:
Zemljani - Laboratorija Samoodrživosti
88208 Potoci, Mostar
GSM, Telegram, Viber, WhatsApp: +387 61 800 540