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Regions
Midlands
Type of activity
Gardens, Livestock, Alternative Technology
Description
5 Acres in total, 2 within the Walled gardens here on the beautiful estate of Belvoir Castle.
A nursery and smallholding, member of the wholesome food association, in conversion to organic status, employing permaculture principles alongside old fashioned techniques, Fruit production, Vegetable production - principally producing Microgreens, edible flowers, saladings and also selling plants mail order .
In return for accommodation and food we ask for 6 hours work a day with an hour dinner break, although, we are flexible to individual needs.
We are members of the wholesome food association, please look up their website, use no chemicals.
All run by a well qualified and experienced nurseryman.
Also hatch and rear poultry for eggs and the table, currently have Kune Kune, GOS Pigs, Cats and dogs!!!

Duties will include potting, weeding, sowing, harvesting plus lots more...a sense of humour is essential!

Please feel free to get in touch for more information.
Situation
Rural
Host type
Smallholding
Type of people
Individuals, Couple, Family