Volunteers will be responsible for completing tasks assigned by the manager of the farm. The general tasks would be:
- seeding the new vegetable on the farm
- spraying the farm with special kind of water
- weeding the un-useful weed.
- plan the soil to expand the farm, creating new vegetable beds
Moreover, the volunteers can have the chance to communicate with Vietnamese kids for showing the works when they come for education about the organic farm.
Volunteers are also encouraged to try and establish new ideas for improving the quality of the product on this farm.
Accommodatie en maaltijden
Volunteers will stay in a dormitory, sharing rooms with volunteers of other nationalities joining the volunteering work. Normally, rooms are arranged with about 2-5 volunteers per room. In the busy time, the number can be maximum 7 or 9 volunteers per room in five bunk beds. Western toilets and hot showers are available.
Breakfast, lunch & dinner are either self-cooked or provided. Food is local style. The main types of food will be rice, meat, fish and vegetables. For vegetarians, the choice is usually limited to rice, bread, vegetables, egg & tofu. Volunteers are free to use the kitchen for self-cooking.
Locatie en vrije tijd
Tan Binh district, Ho Chi Minh city (or Sai Gon- Southern part of Vietnam). One culture exchange day, self-organized city tour or excursion, etc.
Volunteers must be 18 years old minimum. Volunteers must show eagerness, the ability to maintain motivation and reliability. Related to this, volunteers need to show assiduous attitude and initiative when working on the farm. Most importantly, volunteers need to be friendly and patient, making a good relationship with the local workers.