• Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic

7 acres in the santa cruz mountains looking for help  RSS feed

 
Matt Richards
Posts: 28
  • Likes 1
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
We just moved onto this property and I had a lot of plans that I was looking to implement myself but a job came up at the same time I couldn't resist and am now looking for help building out our property into a permaculture paradise. We are in the mountains at the end of the road overlooking a valley and are quite blessed to have found this spot. We are a young family and are open to other families or individuals who want to co-create with us.

Here is our wwoof profile: https://wwoofusa.org/farm/mucalinda/

We are looking for long term help developing our forest gardens, building a few yurts and a natural building. There is also a lot of maintenance, fencing, terracing, shed building and upgrade work that needs to be done as well.

In terms of work load compensation - we can go as low as 5 hours a day or as high as 8 hours a day, 5 days a week. The low end would be 3 shared meals a day and housing and the high end would include a weekly stipend commensurate to experience and the type of work being done. Ideally we would find someone who is inspired to help us create something beautiful here and would want to live with us in the longer term as part of that goal.

Thanks for your time and interest

Matt
 
David Hernick
Posts: 76
Location: Oakland, CA
2
chicken fungi trees
  • Likes 1
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Me and my young family head to Santa Cruz every so often.  Maybe we could help out for a day or every so often.  You are super lucky you found a spot like that, we were looking in that area a few years ago.  The Santa Cruz Mountains is one of furthest north place I have heard of market avocado orchards.   I have fantasized about an Avocado CSA based on varietal diversity. Cheers. David
 
Matt Richards
Posts: 28
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
David Hernick wrote:Me and my young family head to Santa Cruz every so often.  Maybe we could help out for a day or every so often.  You are super lucky you found a spot like that, we were looking in that area a few years ago.  The Santa Cruz Mountains is one of furthest north place I have heard of market avocado orchards.   I have fantasized about an Avocado CSA based on varietal diversity. Cheers. David


Hey David - very cool! It would be great to meet you and your family next time you head down this way.
 
Dylan Gillies
Posts: 30
Location: Cascadia!! Sebastopol
1
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Hey there!

I'm interested in this opportunity! Email me at dylangillies@gmail.com
 
I've got no option but to sell you all for scientific experiments. Or a tiny ad:
Ernie and Erica Wisner's Rocket Mass Heater Everything Combo
https://permies.com/t/40993/digital-market/digital-market/Ernie-Erica-Wisner-Rocket-Mass
  • Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
Boost this thread!