Short Property Description
-A 5 acre property with an owner-built mud brick house, and designed to make only a ‘soft foot print in the earth’.I aim for a peaceful ,sustainable lifestyle,so working with permaculture ideals there is a recreational garden, vegetables ,orchard with poultry, grazing area and wildlife riparian/wet area.There is a greenhouse for propagating plants, and a cat and dog for company.
Organic/Biological methods we use
- gardens are mulched to retard weeds
- organic waste and weeds are composted
- I aim to make borders of comfrey to retard weeds in vegetable gardens
- wood ash is used on soils
- poultry run in orchard
- open to more ideas from wwoofers
Preferred length of Stay
Diets we cater for
All diets catered for (mixed meals)
Why I became a WWOOF Host
I have wwoofed a number of times overseas and thoroughly enjoyed it.I have a lot of things to do here and could be helped by a wwoofer. I also like the idea of sharing experiences and hosting international guests so that they could have worthwhile travel experiences.