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Member for
11 years
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Chugoku

Hiroshima

In the north area in Hiroshima prefecture

広島県北部

  • Vegetable Gardens
  • Farm Inn, Backpackers Lodge, Etc.
  • A Baker

  • Herb Growing
  • Living Self-Sufficiently
  • Using Well Water
  • Forestry and the Use of Timber
  • Playing Musical Instruments
  • Lectures
  • Hand-Made Houses
  • Hand-Made Goods
  • Hand-Made Soaps and Creams
  • Slow Food
  • Producing Miso
  • Baking Bread
  • Making Wooden Things
  • Playing Music with Local People
  • Walking to Enjoy Nature
  • Dance
  • Walking in the Bush
  • Bird Watching
  • Hot Spring

We have an organic attitude of sorts, but we do not go out of our way to be organic or alternative, rather, we do what suits us at the time

自給自足の暮らしをめざす。
手作り生活が基本だけど 無理なく 暮らしを楽しむこと

  • We do not eat meat but we have meals with fish occasionally
  • We cook various international meals
  • Two big meals a day
  • We usually cook homemade meals
  • We may eat pre-made foods from supermakets and department stores
  • We may buy obento (lunch boxes) at convenience stores and supermarkets

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

No, nobody smokes

  • In a tiny village in a mountain area
  • Farming area
  • Outside the town
  • Near the mountains
  • In a valley between mountains
  • Near a river
  • Very quiet
  • On a small street
  • WWOOFers can walk here from the nearest public transportation, station / bus stop

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)

  • Large House
  • Two Story House
  • Typical farm house

10度

25度

10度

3度

No

Yes

  • Cat

  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December

  • Both Short Period and Long Period Welcome
  • The period will be determined depending on our workload
  • The first 1 to 3 days will be a trial period. If we feel that the WWOOFer is not suited to our place, the activities we do and the people we are, then we ask them to leave
  • 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

We welcome one WWOOFer at a time, and a few WWOOFers too can stay with us simultaneously

5 to 20

  • A group of friends WWOOFing together
  • A wife and husband and their child(ren)

Depends on the situation

  • Any gender
  • WWOOFers of any age
  • We prefer WWOOFers who can speak Japanese
  • 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 like nature
  • WWOOFers who are interested in living in a rural area
  • WWOOFers who are interested in food
  • WWOOFers who can cook
  • WWOOFers who can do carpentry
  • WWOOFers who can use computers
  • Cheerful WWOOFers
  • Honest WWOOFers
  • Responsible WWOOFers
  • WWOOFers who can be cooperative
  • WWOOFers who can undertake activities without supervision
  • WWOOFers who are interested in producing quality outcomes
  • WWOOFers who do not dislike insects
  • Healthy WWOOFers

  • Weeding
  • Gathering grass
  • Watering
  • Chopping wood
  • Carrying logs
  • Maintaining forest in the mountains / bush
  • Cleaning
  • Collecting garbage
  • Cooking
  • General housework
  • Making flower gardens
  • Making iron pots
  • Building houses
  • Repairing houses
  • Painting
  • Helping with shop activities
  • Helping attending to customers in a shop
  • General living and accommodation related activities
  • Pruning trees
  • Making bread
  • Helping to prepare a new shop
  • Helping at events

We are trying to give WWOOFers 6 hours a day, however, it may increase or decrease depending on the activities we are doing

  • 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 one person
  • One room for two WWOOFers
  • One big room for several WWOOFers

  • Usually with the Host

Depends on the situation Ask us when contacting us 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 fish, eggs and dairy products but cannot eat meat

Yes, at a designated location

  • Yes, but it is limited

Yes

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

  • Yes, to a certain degree

  • Japanese
  • English

新しい場所での石窯作りやハーブガーデン、納屋カフェなどをつくる予定です。
興味あるかた お手伝いください。
お待ちしております。
納屋の改装に興味ある方、大工仕事や壁塗りが得意な方、興味ある方、
一緒につくりませんか?

Not seeking WWOOFers at this time--please check back
納屋の改装に興味ある方、大工仕事や壁塗りが得意な方、興味ある方、 一緒につくりませんか?草刈り 畑しごともあります。春から夏・秋と、ここは最高に気持ちいいですよ。