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Renovation building project - Austria

Northern Austria: a fortnight set of worskhops/ natural build festival/gathering 9th-23rd August stimulated by the need to finish renovation of a traditional stone farmhouse. The structure will be structurally sound by then, and will want to be lime /clay plastered, with rocket mass stove, dry stonewalling and straw bale and cob wall construction, clay-encased wall heating set in cob, reed mat insulation....theres loads to play with, its a great place!


Paid Seasonal Work: Fife, Scotland

Paid vacancies at Pillars of Hercules Organic Farm, Fife.

There are vacancies for two skilled and motivated seasonal workers to help in all areas of farm work for the 2015 growing season, early April – mid October.

On-farm accommodation available.

Applicants should be prepared to attend a 2-day working interview (food and board provided).


Groundspring Network

The Groundspring Network is a branch of the Landworkers' Alliance geared towards welcoming and supporting those of you thinking about starting-out on your own agricultural or craft based projects.

Groundspring Network is:


Call for volunteers for UK food sovereignty movement core group

Do you want to help develop the food sovereignty movement in the UK, and contribute to the international food sovereignty movement? Food sovereignty is a viable alternative food system that creates practical, sustainable and democratic solutions to the failed industrialised food model. The current system dispossesses small and medium scale food producers, both in the UK and overseas, and creates health and environmental crises while increasing the profits of big corporations. Yet in every continent, millions of producers and consumers

*Special Offer* Recommend-a-Friend

Following the success of our trial run of this offer earlier this year, we would like to announce the re-launch of Recommend-a-Friend.

Starting from 2nd December 2014 you have the chance to support the organic movement by helping us to unearth new WWOOF UK hosts.

Do you know someone who you feel would make a good WWOOF UK host?

If you do then let us know and we would be delighted to give you a full year's membership of WWOOF UK for free or renew your membership for free!!*