Forest Garden

Forest Garden Sanctuar
Contact person: 
Nicolette Keizer and Torill Kuhne
Languages spoken on the farm: 
English, Norwegian, German.
Description of the area: 
Seklerland in Transilvania on the lower slopes of the Harghita mountains.
What do you grow on the farm: 
Fruits, nuts, vegetables, coppiceing wood, hay and young trees.
Farm size: 
4 ha. Including 3 1/2 acres natural forest. Mature trees. Beautyful meadow. Orchard with 50 young fruit trees, permaculture garden and tree nursery.
Months when they accept voulteers: 
all year round by pre-arrangement.
Volunteer activities: 
Permaculture gardening, chopping wood, fencing, coppiceing, tree planting, willow crafts. Building: cob, strawbale, cordwood. Repairs and building restoration. Cooking, haymaking, stonework, rustic woodwork, Neighbouring animals smallholding activities.
Accommodation: 
Two caravans and an old farm cottage. Some solar power. Compost toilet. Very basic shower and washing facilities.
Diet: 
vegetarian cooking
A few words about the family: 
We are two women. Torill and Nicolette
Pets: 
2 dogs, 2 cats
Other comments: 

Nearest train and bus station in Miercurea Ciuc. We do not have a car, but we can meet you there.