CB104-en(Chungcheongbuk-do)

 In Chungcheongbuk-do

General Information

✔️ Registered 2011.09 (2015 BEST HOST)

✔️ Host (Age / Gender) 50s / Male

✔️ About us
We grow rice, pepper, cabbage, potato, and other products which are mostly Korean traditional main crops. Our farm allows you to experience down-to-earth life and culture of Korean rural life. We welcome hard working WWOOFers and want to spend time with WWOOFers just like a family member. We also teach Gugak, Korean traditional music to local students.  WWOOFers are of course welcome to join us and enjoy playing and listening to the music!

We grow rice using certified eco-friendly methods, which use pond snails and natural microorganisms instead of pesticides and herbicides.
We are GAP(Good Agricultural Practices) certified.

✔️ Farming Experience Since 1995

✔️ Host Type Agri-tourism farm

✔️ Main Crop
Rice farming, vegetables, pepper, pickled cabbage, watermelon, tomato

✔️ Farming Method
Sulfur fermentation liquid fertilizer and self-friendly materials manufacturing farming method

✔️ Organic Lifestyle
Food waste is returned to nature using compost.


About Host & Member

✔️ Family / Member
Wife, son and daughter-in-law, granddaughter, 2 daughters

✔️ Animal
2 dogs, 8 chickens, 20 rabbits and a goat

✔️ English
Very simple English (Daughter can communicate)

✔️ Other Language
Daughter-in-law native Chinese


WWOOFer’s Work

✔️ Works
Spring: spreading compost, planting potatoes, peppers, rice, and other plants, traditional Korean culture activities
Summer: weeding, harvesting potatoes and peppers, making chili powder, traditional Korean culture activities
Fall: harvesting peppers, cabbages, and rice, traditional Korean culture activities
Winter: maintaining facilities and pepper plants, salting cabbage, traditional Korean culture activities

✔️ Working Hours
3 hours in the morning, 3 hours in the afternoon

✔️ WWOOFing Season
Limited availability (March to December)


Cultural Exchange

✔️ Knowledge / Skills WWOOFers can learn
Teaching 6th Industrial Information, Return-to-Farm Training, Making Organic liquid fertilizer

✔️ Experiences WWOOFers can expect
Participate in local festivals, making kimchi, Korean traditional music, experience samulnori(Korean traditional percussion quartet), experience hanbok, bicycle trip to the neighborhood

✔️ Preferred WWOOFer
Wwoofer with positive and active mind, Wwoofer who can laugh together

✔️ Message to WWOOFers
I hope you’ll be happy during your stay.


Accommodation

✔️ Type
We have both rooms for WWOOFers and big room for big group.

✔️ Room Sharing
Individual accommodation excluding group-woof

✔️ Internet Cable internet

✔️ Drink & Smoke Light drinking / No smoking Indoor

✔️ Distance from house to farm Same place


Meal

✔️ Sharing a Meal
Normal meal with family

✔️ Organic Ingredients 95%

✔️ Vegetarian Available


Check Point

✔️ Preferred Length of Stay All period good

✔️ Capacity Up to 100 people

✔️ Accept Short Stay(~3 days) Yes

✔️Accept Minor(16~18 yrs) Yes

✔️ WWOOFers with Children(under 15 yrs) Yes


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