Farming in Ecuador

DONE BY: Nethaniel Ostrer | The Dalton School' 16 | Brown U. 

HOW OPPORTUNITY WAS FOUND: WWOOF.org

LENGTH: 2 weeks

LOCATION: Ecuador 

FUN: ★★★☆☆

PERSONAL GROWTH: ★★★★★

KIND OF PERSONAL GROWTH MOST EXPERIENCED: 

Learned Spanish

DAY-TO-DAY LIFE: 

  • 8am: get up, eat breakfast
  • 8:30am: go farm
  • 12pm: lunch
  • 4pm: finish work

DESCRIPTION OF WORK/ACTIVITIES DONE: 

  • Picking tomatoes
  • Building a greenhouse

HOW MANY HOURS OF WORK DID YOU DO PER WEEK? 50 

IN EXCHANGE OF WORK, PROVIDES: 

  • Housing
  • Food

TOP TIPS: 

Check out the WWOOF website. 

 

Jiyoung Jeong