Organic farming in Europe

Jeff Ishee jeff at
Mon Jul 17 18:53:27 EDT 2000

There are hundreds of organic farms in France listed at the WWOOF web
  Couldn't resist posting these intriguing listings. Makes you want to
head for Europe this summer, huh?

Best regards,
Jeff Ishee

1. "17th century chateau with 20 acres of gardens, kitchen gardens,
orchard and sheep. Accomodations in house, excellant food 10km from
beaches and overlooking nature reserve. Varied work with fruit,
vegetable, flowers, sheep. Building reed bed, planing more fruit trees." 

2. "Certified bio-dynamic farmers growing a wide variety of vegetables
60 minutes from Bordeaux. Family of 4 with 2 young children. We can take
2 people in our individual room or camping (season) meals to suit
children, no smoking indoors." 

3. "We are an organic dairy farm (30ha; 30dairy cows), close to the city
of Rennes in Brittany. Welcome WWOOFers speaking English. Variety of
tasks: gardening, fencing, caring for cows, weeding. Accommodation
indoors and camping possible. French family with two children, speaking

4. "Small gardening business (1.5 ha) with 800m2 tunnels. We grow
annuals, perennials, herbs, vegetables and rare varieties. We have a
vegetable garden, chicken, ducks, pigs, dogs and cats and need help with
all above and perhaps some construction work. We speak french, english,
italian, german and danish." 

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