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Cowichan Valley BC
All Year: Yes
Area (ha): 5
Persons: 4
Category: Organic Farmstay
Host ID: 92186
Region: Vancouver Island

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Last Updated: May 12, 2019

Beautiful 5 acre vegetable farm, flowers, medicinal herbs and fruit trees located in Cowichan Valley BC-Vancouver Island.

Come enjoy nature, see the stars every night by a fire, share stories with other travelers / volunteers and live an amazing Canadian experience, where you can learn about different plants, about the farm, about the animals of the forest and you can play with our kitten named Chloe. The farm is close to lakes, forests, vineyards, pubs and cafes. its about 5 min from town.

We are a young Canadian/Argentine couple who communicate in English and Spanish. We both travel coast to coast in Canada and all of North America. We are happy to share our experience with you and give you good advice for your future stop in this beautiful country.

We are looking for people with strong knowledge in gardening, carpentry, painting and housekeeping to help us with the renovation of the barn, the maintenance of the garden and the cleaning of the main house.

We offer a comfortable shared accommodation, bathroom (shower and hot water), laundry with free soap, free breakfast from Monday to Friday, free bicycles, board games, yoga mats, guitar, books, outside chairs and fire pit (we provide free fire wood), kitchen with refrigerator and common dining room with access to WIFI.
Volunteers are free to enjoy the herbs, vegetables and fruits from the farm.

Our volunteering is a minimum of 2 weeks and the schedule is:

The free breakfast is served from 7:30 am to 8:30 am and includes:
Bread of the day, coffee, tea, milk, sugar, jam, peanut butter and cereals.
Pancakes and maple syrup twice a week.
Pop Corn and marshmallows on Saturday and Sunday night.

Volunteering Schedule:
Monday to Friday from 9 am to 1 pm.
Saturday and Sunday are the free days, where you can rest!!

Our suggestion is that you come with a car, but if you are traveling as a backpacker, we offer free bicycles and a weekly ride to town so you can buy your groceries.

Hope you come visit us!!

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