h38310

Member for
5 years

Chugoku

Okayama

KUMENANCHO

久米南町

  • General Farm (grow various kinds of plants)
  • Other

セルフビルド

  • Knowledge of General Farming
  • Non Agricultural Chemical Method of Farming
  • Non Chemical Fertilizer Method of Growing Foods
  • Natural Farming
  • Permaculture
  • Sustainable Farming
  • Small Scale, Large Variety Farming
  • Rice Farming
  • Vegetable Farming
  • Living Self-Sufficiently
  • Solar Power
  • Using Well Water
  • Hand-Made Houses
  • Producing Miso
  • Building Houses, Fixing Houses

100% organic

No

We are alternative people, and live an organic mentality

ファーストフード店には行かない、ごみはなるべく出さない、テレビは見ない、タバコは吸わない、添加物、化学調味料を使わない、電化製品をあまり使わない、利用できるものは長く使用している、物をリサイクルしている。

  • 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 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.

We do not drink much. If WWOOFers want to drink, they can bring their own drink but it has to be a little amount and of course it must not interfere with WWOOFing

No, nobody smokes

  • Rural area
  • In the mountains
  • Quiet place
  • On a small street

Our home and our workplace are situated at different places and the atmosphere stated pertains to our home

Within 5 ha

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

15~20度

30~35度

15~20度

5~10度

No

No

  • All Year Round

  • 8 to 10 Days
  • A Few Weeks
  • 3 to 4 Weeks
  • A Few Weeks to a Few Months
  • A Few Months
  • 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

Up to Two

5 to 20

Depends on the situation

  • No conditions. If we do not have other WWOOFers or other WWOOFer reservations, we welcome all WWOOFers
  • We prefer WWOOFers who can speak Japanese
  • WWOOFers with absolutely no farming experience are welcome
  • WWOOFers who want to learn farming skills
  • WWOOFers who like nature
  • WWOOFers who are interested in environmental issues
  • WWOOFers who are interested in living in a rural area
  • WWOOFers who can do carpentry

  • General farming
  • Weeding
  • Gathering grass
  • Seeding
  • Planting seedlings in the ground
  • Harvesting
  • Planting rice plants
  • Reaping rice
  • Threshing
  • Getting rid of rice husks
  • Thinning out seedlings
  • Managing vegetable / rice fields
  • Thinning out flowers / small fruits
  • Chopping wood
  • Carrying logs
  • Shipping goods
  • Maintaining forest in the mountains / bush
  • Cleaning
  • Cooking
  • General housework
  • Looking after children
  • Making a bath using wood for fuel
  • Building houses
  • Repairing houses

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 house separate from the main house
  • Using a Japanese futon

  • With the Host

We can cook for even Vegans

No

  • Yes, but it is limited

Yes

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

  • Yes

  • Japanese
  • English
  • Spanish

私たちは自然に沿った生き方を目指しています。
販売用に無農薬のお米の栽培と、黒豆の味噌、小麦で乾麺を作っています。
自然農で野菜の自給用作物を作っています。
セルフビルドで家を建てています。
ウーファー滞在中は、自然農と家づくりを体験できます。
6歳と3歳の子供がいるので、子供の相手をしていただけるとありがたいです。

WE ARE IN URGENT NEED OF WWOOFers!
9月半ばから稲刈り、その後は畑仕事の他セルフビルドの家づくりの時間が増えてきます。自給自足的な暮らしを体験してみませんか?