JN127-en(Jeollanam-do)

 In Jeollanam-do

General Information

✔️ Registered 2019

✔️ Host (Age / Gender) 50s / Male

✔️ About us
Before I moved to Gu-rye in 2010, I was an actor in the national theater. I farm, act in a play, teach acting classes, and also represent a village community. We re-designed a closed school to a new place that promotes arts and social welfare activities in the village.

✔️ Farming Experience Since 2012

✔️ Host Type an orchard, field

✔️ Main Crop
Daebong(type of persimmon), field crops, forestry products

✔️ Farming Method
We do not use pesticide and chemical fertilizer. Instead, we try to use plant extracts as natural remedy. We look for ways to co-exist with grasses.

✔️ Organic Lifestyle
Recycle, Save energy


About Host & Member

✔️ Family / Member Host’s wife

✔️ Animal 1 dog, 1 cat

✔️ English Basic conversation

✔️ Other Language Japanese(host’s wife)


WWOOFer’s Work

✔️ Works
Spring/Summer : weed scraping with mower, planting crops
Fall : harvesting persimmons

✔️ Working Hours 4 hours a day (08:00~12:00)

✔️ WWOOFing Season March ~ November


Cultural Exchange

✔️ Knowledge / Skills WWOOFers can learn
Persimmon farming, Pruning, Using automatic saw and grass eliminator

✔️ Experiences WWOOFers can expect
History of ecology in Gu-rye region

✔️ Preferred WWOOFer
It would be nice if WWOOFers are diligent and enjoy art.
But we welcome everyone.

✔️ Message to WWOOFers
We will have a good time if we concentrate when necessary and keep a joyful spirit.


Accommodation

✔️ Type
WWOOFers stay in the separate space. Normal house with soil plaster

✔️ Room Sharing
It is a single room.

✔️ Internet Wireless Internet (WiFi)

✔️ Drink & Smoke Light drinking / No smoking Indoor

✔️ Distance from house to farm 200m


Meal

✔️ Sharing a Meal
Breakfast : WWOOFers prepare meal by themselves
Lunch & Dinner : Eat together with the host

✔️ Organic Ingredients over 70%

✔️ Vegetarian Available


Check Point

✔️ Preferred Length of Stay 2 weeks

✔️ Capacity 2 people

✔️ Accept Short Stay(~3 days) Yes

✔️ WWOOFers with Children(under 15 yrs) Yes

✔️ Accept Minor(16~18 yrs) Yes


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