WWOOF is organised by country; so first you need to decide where in the world you want to go! Use our search facility to find the right national WWOOF group for your preferred destination.
Then - sign up as a volunteer – it's very quick and easy.
As a volunteer (or WWOOFer as we call them) you will live alongside your host helping with daily tasks and experiencing life as a farmer.
As a host farm you will open your home to receive visitors from your own country or abroad who want to connect with the land and support the organic movement.
When i was a little kid while having breakfast one early morning at my great grandma’s house, that’s when i first heard my grandfather spoke of our dark and violent taboo history; cannibalism.
I remembered him saying (in Fijian); “…I’ve never tried it but i still remember what grandpa said that humans taste like pork .” As an 8 year old hearing that by the breakfast table, i was shocked.
It is a rare example of a late colonial port town that was influenced in its development by the indigenous community which continued to outnumber the European settlers.
Thus the town, an outstanding example of late 19th century Pacific port settlements, reflects the integration of local building traditions by a supreme naval power, leading to the emergence of a unique landscape.
What followed, in a windowless room at the main police station, felt like a bad cop movie. ” the bespectacled inspector wearing a khaki uniform and a smug grin asked me over and over, as if my passport, press credentials, and stacks of notes about Fiji Water weren’t sufficient clues to my identity. He rifled through my bags, read my notebooks and emails.Description is available under license CC-BY-SA IGO 3.0 La ville, avec sa ligne basse de bâtiments au milieu des cocotiers et des manguiers du bord de mer, a été la première capitale coloniale des Fidji, cédée aux Britanniques en 1874.Elle a prospéré à partir du début du XIXe siècle en tant que centre des activités commerciales de colons européens et américains qui ont construit entrepôts, édifices commerciaux, installations portuaires, résidences et institutions religieuses, éducatives et sociales autour des villages de la population autochtone.As a member you will be plugged into an international network of like-minded people, with staff on the ground in 60 countries ready to offer local advice and support. We have lists of organic growers and farmers who need help in many countries – and people who are willing to offer it in return for food, accommodation and the opportunity to learn about a different way of life.Please keep in mind that WWOOF is not paid work; hosts do not offer monetary compensation.I sat there staring at the left over pork dish from yesterday’s funeral ceremony and in my mind i thought, “Hmmm not bad.” Nobody knows exactly when we islanders came to the South Pacific.