Win a copy of Keeping Bees with a Smile this week in the Honey Bees forum!
  • Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
permaculture forums growies critters building homesteading energy monies kitchen purity ungarbage community wilderness fiber arts art permaculture artisans regional education skip experiences global resources cider press projects digital market permies.com private forums all forums
this forum made possible by our volunteer staff, including ...
master stewards:
  • Nicole Alderman
  • Mike Haasl
  • Anne Miller
  • Joylynn Hardesty
  • Pearl Sutton
  • paul wheaton
  • r ranson
stewards:
  • James Freyr
  • Devaka Cooray
  • Jocelyn Campbell
master gardeners:
  • Steve Thorn
gardeners:
  • Ash Jackson
  • thomas rubino
  • Jay Angler

Just moved to Corvallis: looking for work/trade volunteer opportunities

 
Posts: 2
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Hello Permies! I just moved to Corvallis, OR and am looking for a beautiful living situation, or an inspiring, interesting project to work on. I am very interested in natural building and I have dry stone masonry skills to offer. I also love to grow food. Perhaps I can be the person who lives on your property and helps pull weeds, feed the chickens, and milk the goats!

About me: I am 30 years old, have been working seasonally for Yosemite National Park living out in the wilderness for 6 months at a stretch, working with backcountry trail crews, hence the stone masonry skills. I meditate regularly, and find chopping wood to be extremely satisfying. I live with my partner, who is attending graduate school @ Oregon State and will not be returning to the mountains this summer. However, I love to spend my time outdoors and want to live in a way that is harmoniously connected with the natural world, as much as possible. I have a vehicle, but prefer to cycle everywhere. I am strong and eager to work! My partner makes his peace turning the compost and tending the vegetables as well, but I will be able to offer the most labor.

I am interested in volunteer, work/trade, or paid work.

Ideally we would have a little one room cabin with a wood stove a little ways out of town, but we are super flexible. Just trying to avoid living in an apartment

Any leads would be much appreciated
 
Posts: 109
7
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Chick Here to see our Oregon Opportunities
 
It's fun to be me, and still legal in 9 states! Wanna see my tiny ad?
Learn Permaculture through a little hard work
https://wheaton-labs.com/bootcamp
reply
    Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic