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Chubu

Niigata

Itoigawa

糸魚川

  • Vegetable Farm
  • General Farm (grow various kinds of plants)
  • Orchard
  • Poultry Farm
  • Vegetable Gardens
  • Other

肉用ウサギ

Raising rabbits for meat

  • Knowledge of General Farming
  • General Organic Farming
  • Non Agricultural Chemical Method of Farming
  • Non Chemical Fertilizer Method of Growing Foods
  • Natural Farming
  • Permaculture
  • Sustainable Farming
  • Diversified Farming with Some Livestock (Rotating Livestock and Crops to Produce Sustainability)
  • Companion Plants
  • Small Scale, Large Variety Farming
  • Vegetable Farming
  • Berry Orchard
  • Other Orchard
  • Keeping Free-Range Chickens
  • Production of Non Genetically Modified Foods
  • Bio
  • Eco-Farming
  • A Farm for Tourism
  • Holding Courses for People to Experience Farming
  • Tips About Running a Farm
  • Using Your Own Seeds
  • Worm Compost
  • Opportunities to Study English
  • An Educational Environment
  • Environmental Education
  • Food and Farming Education
  • Slow Food
  • Baking Bread
  • Slaughtering Chickens for Meat for Human Consumption
  • Making Soba noodles
  • How to Cook Generally
  • Cooking Classes
  • Holistic Remedies
  • Chiropractic
  • Fasting
  • Building Houses, Fixing Houses
  • Snowboarding
  • Skiing
  • Riding a Mountain Bike
  • Playing Music with Local People
  • Walking to Enjoy Nature
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Walking in the Bush
  • Bird Watching
  • Fishing
  • Hot Spring

100% organic

No

We are alternative people, and live an organic mentality

All organic for food, cleaning products, body care products, etc., food foraging, cook all meals, treat ourselves with natural medicine, Fair Trade products, self employed, no WiFi, collect rainwater, no engine-type farm machinery, slow food, naturopathy, gluten free, nose to tail, house and furniture building, homeschooled our children to high school graduation, international and inter-religious couple, use and trade local resources,

  • We have lots of meat and fish
  • General diet including meat and fish
  • We put great effort into how to cook and what to eat
  • We cook various international meals
  • Meal times are irregular
  • Two big meals a day
  • 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.

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
  • In a tiny village in a mountain area
  • Farming area
  • Mixed area of farming and residential houses
  • Outside the town
  • Near the sea
  • Near the mountains
  • In a valley between mountains
  • Near a river
  • Quiet place
  • 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
  • Thatched roof house
  • Traditional farm house

13

21

17

3

Yes

  • Chickens for Eggs
  • Chickens for Meat
  • Other

Rabbits

Yes

  • Cat

  • All Year Round

  • 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
  • 6 Months to One Year
  • Both Short Period and Long Period Welcome
  • 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
  • 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 Four

More Than 50

Depends on the situation

  • Any gender
  • WWOOFers of any age
  • We welcome all nationalities
  • WWOOFers who have much physical strength
  • 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 can clean rooms
  • WWOOFers who like animals
  • WWOOFers who can do carpentry
  • Active WWOOFers
  • Cheerful WWOOFers
  • WWOOFers who like talking to people
  • Quiet WWOOFers
  • Funny WWOOFers
  • Honest WWOOFers
  • Responsible WWOOFers
  • Independent WWOOFers
  • WWOOFers who have aspirations
  • WWOOFers who can be patient
  • 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 have no dislikes about eating and food
  • WWOOFers who do not dislike insects
  • WWOOFers who can be fine with humid hot summer
  • Healthy WWOOFers
  • WWOOFers who do not have any animal allergies
  • WWOOFers who do not have allergy to eggs
  • WWOOFers who do not have dust allergy

  • General farming
  • Weeding
  • Gathering grass
  • Seeding
  • Planting seedlings in the ground
  • Harvesting
  • Sifting soil
  • Sprinkling chicken droppings
  • Wiping eggs
  • Watering
  • Thinning out seedlings
  • Producing fodder
  • Maintaining pasture
  • Managing vegetable / rice fields
  • Thinning out flowers / small fruits
  • Chopping wood
  • Carrying logs
  • Cultivation of farm land
  • Feeding livestock
  • Moving dung
  • General animal care
  • Cleaning
  • Cooking
  • Washing the dishes
  • General housework
  • Maintaining tools & equipment
  • Building houses
  • Repairing houses
  • Painting
  • Washing
  • Shoveling snow
  • Pruning trees
  • Making herbal products
  • Processing food
  • Making bread
  • Helping at events
  • Making handicrafts
  • Repapering paper sliding doors
  • Other

gathering straw, stones, sand, etc.

gathering straw, stones, sand, etc.

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

  • With the Host

Depends on the situation

No

  • No

Yes

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
  • Hebrew

WE ARE ACCEPTING WWOOFers