h2491

Member for
13 years

Shikoku

Kouchi

Toyo-town Ikumi (Please be aware: Toyo is on the border of Kouchi Prefecture, and is actually closer to Tokushima city than Kouchi city)

東洋町 生見

  • Vegetable Farm

  • Knowledge of General Farming
  • General Organic Farming
  • Non Agricultural Chemical Method of Farming
  • Non Chemical Fertilizer Method of Growing Foods
  • EM, Effective Microorganisms
  • Sustainable Farming
  • Companion Plants
  • Vegetable Farming
  • Eco-Farming
  • Tips About Running a Farm
  • Peace in the World
  • Anti-Nuclear Power
  • Picking Up Garbage
  • Slow Food
  • Brewing Beer
  • Riding a Mountain Bike
  • Walking to Enjoy Nature
  • Swimming in the Ocean (In Season)
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Walking in the Bush
  • Hot Spring

100% organic

Yes

JAS有機

We are a typical household

自給自足的でない
テレビはあまり見ない
物をリサイクルしている
ごみはなるべく出さない
粗大有機物を利用している
日々いろいろと勉強している
ファーストフード店には行かない
利用できるものは長く使用している
有機農産物の普及に努力をしている

  • General diet including meat and fish
  • We usually eat vegetables and rice but we have meat and fish if we are given it
  • We put great effort into how to cook and what to eat
  • We cook various international meals
  • We sometimes cook Asian types of food
  • We sometimes cook Western types of food
  • Our own grown vegetables generally
  • We always cook homemade meals
  • We never eat pre-made foods from supermarkets and department stores
  • We never buy obento (lunch boxes) at convenience stores and supermarkets
  • We never eat fast food such as McDonald’s and KFC, etc.

When we have a party or an event, we might drink with WWOOFers but these occasions are not so often

Yes, at designated location

  • Farming area
  • Near the sea
  • Near the mountains
  • Near a river
  • Very quiet
  • On a big street

Our home and our workplace are situated at the same place or very close to each other and so the atmosphere stated pertains to both our home and our workplace

Within 0.5 ha (50 a)

  • Typical Japanese Size
  • Two Story House
  • Typical Residential Home

17

30

17

8

No

No

  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December

  • 8 to 10 Days
  • A Few Weeks
  • 3 to 4 Weeks
  • A Few Weeks to a Few Months
  • A Few Months
  • If WWOOFers want to stay for a long period, after about a one week trial period, we decide if the WWOOFer is suited to our place and whether we will ask him or her to stay longer

Up to Three

20 to 50

  • 2 friend WWOOFers of the same gender
  • 2 friend WWOOFers of different gender
  • A group of friends WWOOFing together
  • A couple who are WWOOFing together
  • A wife and husband couple

Depends on the situation

  • Any gender
  • A wife & husband couple, or a couple
  • In their 20s
  • In their 30s
  • In their 40s
  • We welcome all nationalities
  • WWOOFers do not need much physical strength but they should be able to do light activities
  • WWOOFers with absolutely no farming experience are welcome
  • WWOOFers who are planning to be a farmer
  • WWOOFers who want to learn farming skills
  • WWOOFers who want to try organic farming
  • WWOOFers who are interested in farming
  • WWOOFers who like nature
  • WWOOFers who are interested in environmental issues
  • WWOOFers who are interested in living in a rural area
  • WWOOFers who are interested in food
  • WWOOFers who can cook
  • WWOOFers who like doing house chores, for example cooking, cleaning and washing
  • WWOOFers who can clean rooms
  • WWOOFers who like outdoor sports
  • Active WWOOFers
  • Cheerful WWOOFers
  • Quiet WWOOFers
  • WWOOFers who have a happy smile
  • Honest WWOOFers
  • Responsible WWOOFers
  • Independent WWOOFers
  • WWOOFers who have aspirations
  • WWOOFers who can be cooperative
  • WWOOFers who can undertake activities without supervision
  • WWOOFers who are interested in producing quality outcomes
  • WWOOFers who can learn things with the Host together
  • WWOOFers who can get up early in the morning
  • WWOOFers who can be fine with humid hot summer
  • WWOOFers who like classical music
  • WWOOFers who like pop music
  • WWOOFers who like local folk music
  • Other

新規就農や移住に関して、近所付き合いや融資のポイントなどお教えします。

  • General farming
  • Weeding
  • Planting seedlings in the ground
  • Harvesting
  • Managing vegetable / rice fields
  • Thinning out flowers / small fruits
  • Shipping goods
  • Packing
  • Cleaning
  • Collecting garbage
  • Cooking
  • Washing the dishes
  • General housework
  • Washing

Usually WWOOFers need to volunteer more than 6 hours a day, however, we are balancing that by giving WWOOFers something extra, eg. extra days off

  • In a room in the house where the Host family live
  • In a traditional Japanese Tatami mat room
  • Using a Japanese futon
  • One room for two WWOOFers

  • With the Host

Ask us when contacting us We can cook for even Vegans We can cook for WWOOFers who can eat honey, Niboshi for Dashi but cannot eat meat, fish, eggs nor dairy products We can cook for WWOOFers who can eat eggs and dairy products but cannot eat meat or fish We can cook for WWOOFers who can eat fish, eggs and dairy products but cannot eat meat We can cook for WWOOFers who can eat chicken, fish, eggs and dairy products but cannot eat red meat We can cook for WWOOFers who are really light vegetarians, who can eat chickens, ham & sausages, eggs, dairy products

Yes, at a designated location

  • No

Yes

If we do not have any language barriers, we have time to communicate with WWOOFers

  • No

  • Japanese
  • English
  • Spanish

ここはサーフィンのメッカ・生見ビーチリゾート!!

トマトをビニールハウスでかなりの広さ(20アール)を作ってます。

有機農業を目指す人、特に大歓迎です!

肥料は地元の粗大有機物を土着の微生物で醗酵させて作ってます。

自分の行動に責任を持てる方、大大募集!!!

注意点!
床は四万十檜に張り替えてあります。濡らさないでね^^
中学卒業レベルの学力がある方を希望します、たとえば「サイコロの展開図」とか普通に書ける人^^

Konichiwa everybody! Yokoso Shikoku island and its beautiful beach of IKUMI!
I can speak a bit
Espanol and English.
I settled in this corner of Japan since October 2007 and started an organic farm. All travellers, cyclists, surfers and
wwoofers are very welcome to help me in the farm and enjoy the area: Ikumi white sand beach, Shishikui onsen, deep see water spa, cape Muroto....
Bye bye,
WE ARE IN URGENT NEED OF WWOOFers!
9月10日から受け入れ可能です。トマトの定植が20日!

作業内容はトマトの管理、等々
にんにくの路地畑の草引きなどたくさんあります!!

作業の途中で有機農業のテクニックについてお話できます。

生見は良い所。


☆清潔好きなしっかりした人、お願いします。