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Our farm has 60 has of pasture, woodland and 500 olive trees, it is also an agritourism with riding stables 20 km from Florence. The guests come here to ride horses. We have 40 horses and stabling for 24 horses, all our horses free range on pasture. The farm is family run , ourselves and our son. F. takes care of the horses using his natural methods and R. takes care of the house. All year we have people who come to work with us for at least 1 month. We have employees and travellers with whom we share our activities, meals and life style. Our farm is organic but is not certified. We would like to share our work with the horses with people who are interested in actively participating. There is always work to be done with the horses, in the stables, pastures, fences, veterinary, making hay etc. We are renowned for the way we care for our horses. We heat our house with wood, and we have a seasonal vegetable garden. Activities: We all work together, with the horses in the stables and pasture, building and repairing fences. Olive harvest (November), collecting and chopping wood, repainting the house, other repairs etc. We all share in cooking and cleaning. Accommodation in shared room, meals eaten together. We speak English & German.
Our farm is located on a hill in Poppiano, between San Casciano and Montespertoli, 25 km from Florence. We produce oil, wine, ancient wheat varieties (for pasta and bread), fruit and vegetables. We have used use biodynamic and old agricultural methods since 2002. We are certified organic. Goats, chicken, rabbits and cats can be found around our farm. Family of five (not everyone is there at all times), we mostly need help to bottle wine and olive oil, keep the fields clean of weeds in spring and summer, to harvest grapes in September /October and olives in November. During the summer we have tasting and musical events so we would need help to cook and serve the food. Meals can be vegetarian or not, most of our food is self produced or locally purchased. WWOOFer will share meals with us, will have their own room or share a room in our house. There is a Wifi connection in the house and a bus to Florence nearby. We speak Italian English and French.
Small family-run farm (39 hectares) with a mixed cultivation of produce which is sold locally. Organic since 1987, certified ICEA, situated at an altitude of 500 m surrounded by woodland but close to Florence (18 km north, in Mugello) and 1.5 km from the nearest bus stop. We have Cinta Senese pigs, horses and sheep (for meat). Orchard of mixed fruit trees (local varieties), a vegetable garden, chickens and bees (10 hives). Help needed with the animals, maintaining fences, in the vegetable garden and orchard. Help also needed in the winter with inside jobs. Accommodation in own room. English, French and Russian spoken.
20 ha farm certified organic farm in the hills in Chianti 15 kms south of Florence. We are dedicated to the production of high quality wine and olive oil and pay great attention to detail. We also care for the garden and have to maintenance jobs to do. We cannot accommodate WWOOFers from mid June to September. Accommodation in a beautiful apartment with two bathrooms and kitchen which is rented out during the summer months. Meals not always eaten together but we are very flexible about this and it depends on the season, the amount of work to be done and the number of people staying here. 1-2 WWOOFers welcome, for long or short periods. English, French and Spanish spoken.