h7024

Member for
13 years

Kyushu/Okinawa

Fukuoka

Kama-city

嘉麻市上山田

  • General Farm (grow various kinds of plants)
  • Poultry Farm
  • Vegetable Gardens
  • Farm Foods Processing Place
  • Meat Processing Place
  • Other

平屋で土の上での放し飼いの健康な鶏の卵を、契約した人に直接配達しています。
自分達の住む家を自分達で作り、自分達が食べる野菜・くだものはこの地でできるものは栽培しています。朝食と夕食は玄米ご飯です。お昼はパン・麺類といろいろです。お風呂は薪でたいて五右衛門風呂です。小高い丘の上に家と農場があります。暖房は薪ストーブと電気こたつで省エネルギーの生活です。太陽熱温水器、太陽光パネルを設置しました。
素人から就農希望の方には絶好のモデル農場です。

We raise 200 chickens at 4henhouse . And , we deliver the delicious eggs to many consumers.We constructed our house and We planted many kind of vegetables and fruites.
We eat brown rice at breakfast and supper.The bath is goemonburo.Our farm is on the hill.Our farm is best model for hoping to be a farmer.
We have installed solar water heater and solar energy. 

  • Knowledge of General Farming
  • General Organic Farming
  • Non Agricultural Chemical Method of Farming
  • Non Chemical Fertilizer Method of Growing Foods
  • Natural Farming
  • Sustainable Farming
  • Diversified Farming with Some Livestock (Rotating Livestock and Crops to Produce Sustainability)
  • Small Scale, Large Variety Farming
  • Vegetable Farming
  • Peach Orchard
  • Pear Orchard
  • Kaki (Persimmon) Orchard
  • Citrus Orchard
  • Berry Orchard
  • Other Orchard
  • Herb Growing
  • Flower Farming
  • Keeping Free-Range Chickens
  • Living Self-Sufficiently
  • Tips About Running a Farm
  • Using Your Own Seeds
  • Using Well Water
  • Opportunities to Study Japanese
  • Hand-Made Houses
  • Eating Brown Rice and Vegetables
  • Producing Miso
  • Producing Soya Sauce
  • Making Japanese Pickles
  • Baking Bread
  • Baking Bread Using Natural Yeast
  • Slaughtering Chickens for Meat for Human Consumption
  • Producing Processed Food
  • Making Japanese Rice Wine (Sake)
  • Roadside Store Selling Food Directly to the Public
  • Building Houses, Fixing Houses
  • Publishing Books
  • Walking to Enjoy Nature
  • Walking in the Bush

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

なるべくこの土地でとれる物を中心に生活しています。
また、必要な物はほとんどリサイクルで手に入れています。
太陽光パネルで全電力を、太陽熱温水器で風呂、台所の温水を賄っています。冬は五右衛門風呂を薪で沸かします。薪ストーブです。

We eat foods as my gardens food as possibke we can.
And , we use recycle goods.Electric power depends on our solar panel.We use woods for the bath and the stove in winter and solar heater in spring and summer and autumn.

  • General diet including meat and fish
  • We put great effort into how to cook and what to eat
  • We cook mainly Japanese 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.

We drink and if WWOOFers like drinking, we may have opportunities to drink sometimes

No, nobody smokes

  • In the mountains
  • In a tiny village in a mountain area
  • Outside the town
  • Near the mountains
  • On a hill
  • Quiet place
  • 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 1ha (100 a)

  • Large House
  • One Story House
  • Home-Made House
  • Other

自宅は自分と友人が手伝ってくれて建てた掘立小屋
ウーファーさんが滞在するのは友人達と建てた山小屋。

Our house is hut.
For WWOOfer is mountain hut.

20

30

18

10

Yes

  • Chickens for Eggs

Yes

  • Dog
  • 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
  • Both Short Period and Long Period Welcome
  • The period will be determined depending on our workload
  • 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 Two

5 to 20

It is not possible

  • Any gender
  • Single WWOOFer
  • Under 20
  • In their 20s
  • In their 30s
  • In their 40s
  • In their 50s
  • In their 60s and over
  • We welcome all nationalities
  • 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 can do carpentry
  • Active WWOOFers
  • Cheerful WWOOFers
  • WWOOFers who like talking to people
  • Quiet WWOOFers
  • Funny WWOOFers
  • WWOOFers who have a happy smile
  • 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
  • WWOOFers who have a will to learn the native language(s)
  • WWOOFers who are interested in this culture
  • 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
  • WWOOFers who like classical music
  • WWOOFers who like pop music
  • WWOOFers who like local folk music
  • Other

週に1度の休みの日に自分の属している組織に必ず出席する、あるいはその組織の構成員の人が平日にウーファーを訪ねてくる、と言ったことはご遠慮ください。ウーフと、そちらとどちらを中心に考えているのかわからなくなります。

  • General farming
  • Weeding
  • Gathering grass
  • Seeding
  • Planting seedlings in the ground
  • Harvesting
  • Sprinkling chicken droppings
  • Thinning out seedlings
  • Maintaining pasture
  • Thinning out flowers / small fruits
  • Chopping wood
  • Carrying logs
  • Cultivation of farm land
  • Feeding livestock
  • General animal care
  • Maintaining forest in the mountains / bush
  • Cleaning
  • Cooking
  • Washing the dishes
  • General housework
  • Making flower gardens
  • Making a bath using wood for fuel
  • Maintaining tools & equipment
  • Building houses
  • Repairing houses
  • Taking dogs for a walk
  • Pruning trees
  • Processing food
  • Making bread

Usually 6 hours or less a day

  • In a house separate from the main house
  • Using a Japanese futon
  • One room for one person
  • Other

住んでもらう所は、ログハウス風の広いスペースです。夏は冷房はありませんが、木陰に行くと風がさわやかです。夏の夜は蚊帳があります。
冬は電気こたつ、電気敷毛布があります。

  • With the Host

Depends on the situation Ask us when contacting us

Yes, at a designated location

  • Yes, after volunteering time

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

  • Yes, to a certain degree
  • WWOOFers do not need to speak Japanese now but they have to have a will to learn Japanese
  • No, WWOOFers do not need to speak Japanese if they speak English

  • Japanese
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Italian
  • French
  • German
  • Mandarin Chinese
  • Korea

・テレビは、ホストの方にはありますので、見たい時は見ることができます。
・滞在するところにWi-Fi設備があります。
・お風呂は、手作りの五右衛門風呂です。太陽熱温水器でシャワーを浴びることが出来ます。
・ホストは今年で66歳になります。誠実に働いてもらえば実にありがたいです。約束を破ったり、時間にルーズであったり、、いやいやしているような場面があると困ります。ここの環境に溶け込み、楽しく毎日を過ごしてくだされば、食事も喜んでウーファーさんのために心を込めて工夫を重ねます。休日は楽しい1日になるようにウーファーさんの希望に沿います。

You can use smart phone through Wi.Fi in your house.
Bath is Goemon buro.You can take a shower from spring to autumn.I am studying Chinese Korian German French Spanish Italian from last year.Can you teach me?  
We are 66years old.
WWOOFer is a helper for us .WWOOFer who gives spirits or energy to us is the one we expect eagerly.
If the WWOOFer is such a person,we delighted to make a meal and we will do that you request in your holiday.
WE ARE ACCEPTING WWOOFers
私達はウーフホスト11年目です。ゆったりとした生活です。今の季節で手伝ってもらうのは1日1時間の完熟鶏糞を袋に詰め畑にまくことと、風呂やストーブで燃やすまきの準備が重労働くらいで、あとは野や畑の草を取り鶏(100羽)にやること。猪や鹿のための柵はり、自給用の野菜畑の手入れ(草取り、草刈り、苗植え)料理(米麹作り、味噌・醤油・果物の加工等を含む)です。桃源郷を目指して花の栽培にも力を入れています。風呂は五右衛門風呂です。太陽熱温水器を利用しています。これから自然豊かなところでお金のかからない農的暮らしをしたい若いウーファーさん、退職後野菜作りに挑戦したい方等々、どうぞ来てください。外国人ウーファーさんとは色々な話をするのを楽しみにしています,料理が好きな方には得意料理をお願いすることもあります。
Wi.Fi環境あります.
3年前今迄に来てくれた外国人ウーファーさん(おもに最近、ヨーロッパからのウーファーさん)のところを訪問してきました。初めての海外体験、日本列島がいかに変化に富んでいて食べ物にも恵まれているかをしみじみと実感しました。こちらに来てくれる外国人に胸を張って日本料理でおもてなししようと思っています。
You can find a best farm for the person aiming country life or the person aiming the life not spending money,because we have kept creating a simple life and a organic farm.We have continued WWOOF host for ten years.
We are looking forward to have a good talk with international person. Wi.Fi can work.I am learning English、 Spanish,Italian,German, French,Korean and Chinese.
My daughter and I went around in Europpe for visiting old WWOOFers three years ago. We noticed that Our Japan archipelago is riched in nature and many kind of foods more than another countries.We want to treat fresh Japanese foods for WWOOfers.
We can teach Japanese.