All Year: Yes
Area (ha): 32
Persons: 4 or more
Category: Organic Farmstay
Host ID: 35505
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Last Updated: February 26, 2020
A people set free to be in Love, with LIFE! We do all kinds of things. A community of people living together with many ongoing projects. Building, Farming, Gardening, Cleaning, Cooking, Singing, Dancing, Sharing, Caring, Talking, Storytelling, Child care, Alternative energy, Sewing, Soap making, Etc. Etc. Many parts working together for the good of the whole! Just like your body, some are dramatic, and some go unnoticed. Let's engage in a conversation and see what you think.
A new social order with a HOPE that does not disappoint. Come and taste REAL LIFE! We are learning together to do what it takes to have sustainable, meaningful relationships. This has to be the foundation for any real lasting positive change on the Earth. All living things will flourish if we will learn the reality to one of the songs that we sing..." I will live for you and you will live for me.... Death will be no more, won't you come and see!"
Meals and accommodations are provided
Our Farm is an exciting place where people of all ages can learn about sustainable organic agriculture, food processing and cooking, and living in community! We do all kinds of things here, some of which are baking, painting, sewing, building, running a busy cafe, and building a nice addition for it! blending and packaging tea, working with metal...(machine shop), gardening, lots of talking and laughing, (a little crying, too), teaching children, singing and dancing, making soap, cheese, and spinning honey, Growing sprouts, cooking healthy delicious food for each other, taking care of insects (bees) and animals, playing music together, making jam, making HAY etc. etc. We have come to see that people are made to love, and that is what we are learning to do, take care of things and people! That's when we are the happiest and freest.
There ARE options to being reduced to a mere consumer! Be strong and courageous, Humans do not exist to fuel a machine that destroys living things. We are not fodder! Come consider A Healthy Alternative!
My name is Jeff, my friends call me Qazaq. I coordinate our volunteer programs here at the farm. I am very happily married with three amazing children (ages 14, 12, 9). We warmly invite you to come learn with us!
We live together with our friends and family in community! We have several families and single people all living together year round. We'd love to have you join us!
We have the most amazing life on the planet, and we'd love to share it with you.
Our life together is based on love and forgiveness, following Messiah.
We are located just outside the city of Winnipeg, the capitol of Manitoba. There is no public transport here, but we do have regular rides to and from the city.
We have a day of rest every Saturday to enjoy our company and the farm. We generally do not travel on that day.
Of course, if you have any questions, concerns or needs, feel free to ask. We are very interested in meeting whatever needs come up, so please let us know. We are here for you.
Type of help
Babysitting / child care
Cooking / shopping
Help with Eco project
Help in the house
Helping with Tourists
Help with Computers / internet
We have the following activities going on:
Gardening, Greenhouse, Goats, Chickens, Bees,
Baking, Cheese making, Tea Packaging, Cooking, Cleaning, Running a Store, Bakery and Tea House... and more! We may have some building projects this season depending on people and resources available.
We love to teach and pass on what we have learned and what we are learning! Come learn together with us!
Volunteer work is based on areas of interest, abilities, our needs and availability.
We have both our farm and our shop in the city where you will have the opportunity to work. There may also be opportunities to work in carpentry and metal working.
We are working away ourselves at putting an addition on our cafe, located in the French section of Winnipeg... Creativity is needed!
We always have lots going on, so you will never be bored!
Activities may vary depending on the time of year.
Please note: Every one of us, whether guests or residents, are volunteers. There is no financial compensation offered for any work done. We agree to provide you with three meals a day and housing, in exchange for your volunteer work. Come and see - it's worth every minute!
English, Spanish (un poco), some of us speak French!
We have beds available in our single men's and single women's rooms.
We also have campers available at times.
Accommodations can be arranged for families.
If we are maxed out, we may be able to arrange to house people in homes in the city as well.
What else ...
We also teach about our spiritual way of life based on the teachings of Yahshua the Messiah.
We gather every morning and evening before breakfast and supper to sing, share our hearts, give thanks and offer a communal prayer. We Love it when our friends join in with us and participate as much as they can.
A little more information
Limited internet access
How many can stay?
More than two
People who come and get involved with what is happening here come away with a deep sense of having touched, tasted and felt something that is very very rare.... True CARE. This is in addition to the wonderful things that we do!