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.
Two caravans and an old farm cottage. Some solar power. Compost toilet. Very basic shower and washing facilities.
vegetarian cooking
A few words about the family: 
We are two women. Torill and Nicolette
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.