h3022

Member for
16 years

Kanto

Tochigi

Nikko-shi

日光市

  • General Farm (grow various kinds of plants)
  • Poultry Farm
  • Arts and Crafts Studio
  • Building Studio
  • Farm Foods Processing Place

  • Knowledge of General Farming
  • Natural Farming
  • Sustainable Farming
  • Small Scale, Large Variety Farming
  • Other Orchard
  • Keeping Free-Range Chickens
  • Living Self-Sufficiently
  • Using Your Own Seeds
  • Using Well Water
  • Playing Musical Instruments
  • Hand-Made Houses
  • Hand-Made Goods
  • Slow Food
  • Eating Brown Rice and Vegetables
  • Macrobiotics
  • Making Jam
  • Producing Miso
  • Making Japanese Pickles
  • Baking Bread Using Natural Yeast
  • Slaughtering Chickens for Meat for Human Consumption
  • Producing Processed Food
  • Making Soba (Buckwheat Noodles)
  • Making Soba noodles
  • Making Japanese Rice Wine (Sake)
  • Brewing Beer
  • Traditional Local Japanese Cooking
  • How to Cook Generally
  • Homeopathy
  • Making Wooden Things
  • Building Houses, Fixing Houses
  • Tai Chi
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Walking in the Bush
  • Fishing

100% organic

No

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

家屋、食材、食事など可能な限り自然素材で手づくりしている。テレビはない。

  • 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 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

No, nobody smokes

  • In the 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)

  • Small House
  • Home-Made House

10

25

10

-0

Yes

  • Chickens for Eggs
  • Chickens for Meat

Yes

  • Dog
  • Cat

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

  • 4 to 7 Days
  • 8 to 10 Days
  • A Few Weeks
  • 3 to 4 Weeks
  • A Few Weeks to a Few Months
  • A Few Months
  • More Than a few Months
  • Both Short Period and Long Period Welcome
  • The first one week 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

Up to Three

5 to 20

It is not possible

  • We prefer male WWOOFers, if possible
  • In their 20s
  • In their 30s
  • In their 40s
  • We welcome all nationalities
  • WWOOFers who have much physical strength
  • WWOOFers who are interested in living in a rural area
  • Cheerful WWOOFers
  • Honest WWOOFers
  • Responsible WWOOFers
  • Independent WWOOFers
  • WWOOFers who have aspirations
  • WWOOFers who can get up early in the morning
  • WWOOFers who do not dislike insects
  • WWOOFers who like classical music
  • WWOOFers who like local folk music
  • Other

自給自足に興味がある人

WWOOFers who are interested in self sustainable living

  • General farming
  • Gathering grass
  • Seeding
  • Planting seedlings in the ground
  • Harvesting
  • Sprinkling chicken droppings
  • Managing vegetable / rice fields
  • Chopping wood
  • Carrying logs
  • Cultivation of farm land
  • Feeding livestock
  • General animal care
  • General housework
  • Making a bath using wood for fuel
  • Building houses
  • Taking dogs for a walk
  • Processing food

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 house separate from the main house

  • Usually with the Host

We can cook for WWOOFers who can eat honey, Niboshi for Dashi but cannot eat meat, fish, eggs nor dairy products

No

  • No

It depends on the activities we are doing at our place at the time, however, we usually have time to communicate with WWOOFers

  • No, WWOOFers do not need to speak Japanese if they speak English

  • Japanese
  • English
  • Italian
  • French

衣食住にわたって限りなく自給度を高めたいと考え、目下その為の基盤作り中で、本年も住居環境の整備が大きな仕事になります。「自給自足を始める」というプロセスに参加したい方には絶好の場所でしょう。また当方は決して余裕のあるホストではなく、切実に助け手を求めています。
バイオガスを作る特殊なトイレなので、使用法を守っていただきます。合成洗剤やシャンプーは使用をお断りします。環境に配慮した製品を持参いただくか、我が家の備品をご使用ください。
出荷農家ではないので単純労働ではない多種多様な作業内容があります。ある程度自分で問題解決のできる方を歓迎します。

We welcome WWOOFers who will help us to make up our BASE for self sufficiency.
WE ARE ACCEPTING WWOOFers
自宅の建築続行中です。特にセルフビルドや自給自足に関心がある方を歓迎します。
This site was on aired so many time for doing self-sufficient life. We are keeping construction facilities.