Terra Foresta

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Sameer Adhikari

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Terra Foresta

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  • DescriptionIt's a rural eco retreat in making. We are building a food forest in 8 acres of land which can provide natural chemical free food year round and people can experience the stay away from cities in beautifully constructed earthen eco friendly accommodation. Lot of sustainable construction work is going on at site using local techniques especially using mud and bamboo which can be experienced first hand. Also follow various natural farming and permaculture principles at our farm to build resilient eco system.

    At present we have identified around 250 species of plants, 30 species of butterflies, 33 species of odonets at our farm.
  • LocationIndia, Maharashtra, Thane, Sakurli

  • Work
  • Type of work Animal care
    Art project
    Building
    Cooking / Shopping
    Farmstay
    Gardening
    General maintenance
    Help in the house
    Help with computers / internet
    Help with eco project
    Helping with tourists
    Language practice
  • Hours per day 5 hours a day and 5 days a week is generally preferred but we are relaxed as far as working culture is concerned and believe in the principle that everybody loves working for their passion.
  • Work requirements: Anybody who is willing to work for has passion for farming, permaculture, nature, forest food, construction, bamboo work, art, botany, unschooling, yoga, healing, massage etc.
  • Host's preferences
  • Availability: Send a message to inquire.
  • Duration of stay: Minimum 1 week would be better to understand the work culture and enjoy the nature at our food forest
  • Maximum number of helpers: 10
  • Last minute requests: Okay
  • Host
  • Languages:English, Marathi, Hindi
  • Has pets? Yes we love let's and have two dogs, around 60 chicken, approx 15 cows n buffalos
  • Smokes at home? Yes
  • Accommodation: We are building eco friendly sustainable accommodation for guests which may be available depending on the season and if any other tourists are not there. We also provide accommodation in our home at site and guests can even enjoy staying on farm in tents and under open sky.
  • Additional info
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