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 In Jeollanam-do

General Information

✔️ Registered 2014

✔️ Host (Age / Gender) 50s / Male

✔️ About us
We are located 15km from Gwangju City, in Pyeongya, Naju. We grow organic vegetables in plastic greenhouses for school food, organic shops, and environmental organizations. Our organic compost is made of natural ingredients. We have many visitors from the city who come to experience our pottery, dyeing, organic fruit vinegar making, and traditional tea making workshops. WWOOFers can also learn to paraglide with us.

✔️ Farming Experience Since 1989

✔️ Host Type
Rice – 3966m², Facility vegetables 7933m² , Dry field farming 7933m²

✔️ Main Crop Peppers, Enzymes, Various types of vegetable

✔️ Farming Method
We are trying to avoid using pesticide.

✔️ Organic Lifestyle
We are trying to use eco-friendly detergent and mug cup, and avoiding disposable products.


About Host & Member

✔️ Family / Member Host’s wife, son, parents and Staff

✔️ Animal 2 dogs

✔️ English Basic English

✔️ Other Language


WWOOFer’s Work

✔️ Works
Spring : Harvesting potato, peanut, bean, sweet pumpkin, cherry tomato and cucumber
Summer : Harvesting potato, pumpkin, cherry tomato, cucumber
Fall : Harvest peanut, bean, squash zucchini, cherry tomato, cucumber and peppers, fruits
Winter : Harvest zucchini, cucumbers, carrots and cabbages, Making kimchi

✔️ Working Hours
5 hours a day (10am-4pm), take a rest on weekends and holiday

✔️ WWOOFing Season
All year around (except for Korean thanksgiving day, New Year’s day)


Cultural Exchange

✔️ Knowledge / Skills WWOOFers can learn
Making Korean Rice cake, Playing organ piano and guitar

✔️ Experiences WWOOFers can expect
traditional percussion quartet (Samulnori),  Spinning along ribboned hat (Sangmo-Doligi), Paragliding, Hiking, Drinking a tea, Temple Staying, Motorcycle Tour

✔️ Preferred WWOOFer

✔️ Message to WWOOFers


Accommodation

✔️ Type Same house with the host

✔️ Room Sharing
WWOOFers might share the room with the other same sex wwoofers.

✔️ Internet WiFi

✔️ Drink & Smoke Light drinking / No smoking

✔️ Distance from house to farm
10 minutes by walk (bicycle is provided)


Meal

✔️ Sharing a Meal
WWOOFers prepare 3 meals by himself/herself.

✔️ Organic Ingredients 50%

✔️ Vegetarian Vegetarian Available


Check Point

✔️ Preferred Length of Stay Less than 1 week

✔️ Capacity 2 people

✔️Accept Short Stay(~3 days) No

✔️ WWOOFers with Children(under 15 yrs) Yes

✔️ Accept Minor(16~18 yrs) Yes


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