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How To Quit The Rat-Race

Want to quit the rat-race? You have young children too? Well, one couple from Hungary found their way to a new life by WWOOFing for 3 years.

We can introduce you to a simply wonderful blog from our friends at - An interview with a young Hungarian couple, Mariann and Gabor reveals the amazing story of how they quit their jobs, and along with their two small children, explored the world of WWOOFing.

CSA Network Open Day 2016

Community supported farms across Britain are opening their gates for the first-ever CSA Network UK Open Day on Saturday 1st October 2016.

It’s a chance for the whole family to find out more about community supported agriculture (CSA), where the risks and rewards of farming are shared between farmers and members of the community.

Special events include:

WWOOF - 45 Years On

We would like to point you in the direction of a wonderful blog by Stephanie Donaldson - one of the first WWOOFers ever!!

Stephanie was a member of WWOOF UK way back in 1971; the year it all began. In her blog she describes the wonderful sense of adventure that her and others had at the time. After noticing an advert in London's Time Out magazine announcing the opportunities for weekends on organic farms Stephanie recalls: "It was just what I was after, I needed to get out of the city and breathe some country air, so I rang the number.