Get Down and Dirty

Get Down and Dirty

If the traveling farmer’s life appeals to your inner muddy maven, it’s time to make hay from the resources WWOOF membership offers you. Heard a lot of WWOOFing while looking into how to work your way around the world? Don’t get nervous. Your fellow travelers aren’t...

WWOOF Video Explainer

This video explainer will help you to understand and join WWOOF. “To share your life with environmentally conscious people, food lovers, future organic farmers, people passionate about sustainable development, open-minded people, or anyone searching for...

Interview with the WWOOF PhD

Elisabeth Kosnik from Austria received a doctor’s degree at the University of Wellington (New Zealand) in 2013 for her thesis “WWOOF, Environmentalism and Ecotopia: Alternative Social Practices between Ideal and Reality”. Elisabeth, in your thesis you explore...

WWOOF Host Grant Awarded

  Following the call for Host Grant Program, FoWO is happy to announce the winner. Congratulations to Blachford Lake Lodge a host with WWOOF Canada who has been awarded £ 500 host grant! Their winning application will enable them to double their current gardening...

WWOOF since 1971

WWOOF has developed very organically over the last 45 years! WWOOF started in London in 1971 when a London secretary – Sue Coppard – looking for a way that made one feel part of country life, hit on the idea of offering a local organic farmer some help in return for...