You will be involved in improving the reception environment of the farm: building picnic tables, improving access to the cheese factory by setting up steps, building shelves. are on the program You can choose the workshops according to your preferences.You will participate to the work with other international volunteers and a technical supervisor will teach you specific techniques concerning this restoration. The work unfolds the morning for 4 hours maximum. Afternoon and weekends are dedicated to activities.
Logement et nourriture
You will be accommodated in the lodge belonging to the farm with all the modern facilities : equipped kitchen, bathroom, showers, bedrooms, living room. The cottage was built with ecological materials that respect the environment. The cottage offers an exceptional setting for a unique stay. It is best to bring your sleeping bag and warm clothes when the sun goes down.Meals will be elaborated with seasonal and local products. You will discover an authentic cuisine where you will be involved in the preparation of meals: an opportunity to learn new recipes
The Fromentaux farm is located in the territory of ) Haute-Loire i and the name of the town is ) Retournac i. There are different places of exception near the farm : the amazing ruins of the Castle of Artias, the Loire Gorges (one of the most beautiful river in France), volcanoes mountains,- . So during your free time you can discover with the group the fauna and flora along the Loire. Indeed, the territory offers many possibilities for hiking along the river allowing to combine effort and comfort Come and enjoy the freshness of our river with exceptional panoramas on the volcanoes of Velay. Finally you will have the opportunity to discover the different activities of the farm and experience the life of shepherd, baker or even a farmer Register now we re waiting for you
Fromentaux farm organizes for the second time this workcamp and will be pleased to welcome you in a unique and preserved area. Rich of a natural heritage (the Loire walks along the farm), the Fromentaux farm is an unusual and unique place where agricultural production (vegetables, breads, cheeses), artistic creation and educational transmission. Indeed, the Ferme des Fromentaux is an educational farm that welcomes groups throughout the year. Finally, all these activities are carried out with respect of the environment (Organic Farming). You will be surprised by the quality of life this farm offershttp://www.fermelesfromentaux.com/
Chantier ouvert aux Francais a partir de 17 ans
1/ No special knowledge or competence is required for this camp, except being motivated and loving work in group You will share friendly moments with local people : be open-minded and curious.2/ Bring: sleeping bag, warm clothes and rain-coat, bathing suit (for male: short pants prohibited in the public swimming pools, please bring a bathing suit). 3/Bring for work: worn out clothes, safety shoes/boots compulsory. 4/ Bring some material from your culture (documents, pictures, postcards, little gift, musical instruments, games,...) to share with other volunteers and local population and make exchanges easier.5/ Foreigners belonging to the European Union must bring with them a personal EHIC (European Health Insurance Card), and everybody must, in any case, BRING THEIR INSURANCE CERTIFICATE. If health issues on the camp, the volunteers will have to pay for it, and then get reimbursed once back in the home country. 6/ More info about trains : http://www.voyages-sncf.com/