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SJ/TRI84 FRANCIA Montcombroux-les-Mines ENVI 16/07/2018 29/07/2018

BON APPETIT: GROW & CONSERVE! | SJ/TRI84 | 2018-07-16 - 2018-07-29 | ENVI | Age: 15 - 17


Would you like to spend three weeks living and working with young people from all over the world? Are you curious about all you can do around a vegetable garden? Come and get involved in our permaculture gardening project and create a dehydrator! Le Créneau, an organization for non-formal education awaits you on its castle grounds at the Château des Prureaux, here in the middle of the French countryside! You will share the work and daily life with people that came from all over the world and from various social backgrounds to offer their time and energy, be it for a week, a month or a year - because together we can go further!

Work: Our permaculture garden is a space that gives everyone the possibility to learn how create a vegetable garden by observing the way the ecosystem works and adapting it to production. This year, in addition to the general garden maintenance, you will work together to create a solar dehydrator allowing us to conserve the fruit, vegetables or herbs grown in the garden.

Accomodation and food: You will sleep in tents and use the exterior bathroom and dry toilets. Food is provided and you will take turns in preparing the meals in the fully equipped kitchen on site.

Location: Montcombroux-les-Mines

Location and Leisure: 03130 Montcombroux-les-Mines, 45 km from Vichy. Leisure activities: You will have the chance to meet young people from France and all over the world. You will discover a rural way of life here in the castle grounds. You will also have the possibility to visit surrounding cities (Moulins and Vichy), or to go swimming at the local lake or swimming pool.

Train/Bus station: 03000 Moulins train station


Language: eng,fra

Extra Fee: 150 EUR

This trilateral project is open to German volunteers only. During summer our place can host up to fifty people at once!