Scott: 34 y/o uncle, husband, community gardener, home-cook, fermenter and cyclist. Professional background high-school teaching and disability support. PDC completion with Purple Pear Farm. Love to serve Permaculture projects with a particular enjoyment in food systems, agroforesty, animal husbandry and soil regeneration.
Lanelle: 33 y/o high school Visual Arts teacher looking to experience the many different permaculture ways of living, doing and being. Some of my relevant skills and interests are in zone zero organisation and decluttering, professional photography, cooking and food preparation, as well as looking after children and domestic creatures.
We will be travelling by bicycle with our two very-small toy poodle dogs who are non-shedding.
Why I joined WWOOF
To connect with people and projects grounded in the ethics of People Care, Earth Care and Fair Share.
Languages I speak
Scott: gardening (all general manual plus seed-raising and propagation), light construction, home cooking, fermentation, cleaning & caring (children and disabilities). Lanelle; art teaching, caring for children, preparing meals and cooking, photography, household decluttering and organising and general garden labour.
Skills I would like to learn
Organic Practices, Permaculture/Biodynamics, Biodynamics practices and techniques, Regenerative Agriculture, Syntropic farming, Gardening, Propagating, Composting, Soil conservation, Mulching, Pruning, Animal Care, Worm farming, Beekeeping, Dairy, Mustering, Fencing, Building, Natural building methods, Tool making, Using and caring for tools, Handyman, Mechanical, Cheese making, Preserving food, Wild food foraging, Fermenting food, Bread Making, Wine making, Marketing produce, Off-grid living skills, Environmental recovery/regeneration work, Bushfire Recovery – for visa extensions