Newsletter - November 25, 2002

The Tail Tale The call came on a Sunday morning, “Please come quickly, there is a dead animal hanging on our door and we don’t know what it is and it looks like a human put it there”! Two German WWOOFers were farm sitting while their hosts were away for a few days. Much to their alarm, they had woken to find this ‘thing’ hanging on their door. Was it in electrocuted possum? Was it some scare tactic being used to intimidate someone? I arrived at the farm to find tearful WWOOFers looking very worried. “There is this black thing hanging on the door and we can’t find the black cat”! Sure enough, there it was,… Read More

Newsletter - July 25, 2002

Bits and Pieces From the Wwoof Organiser’s Desk Hi from Andrew and Jane. We hope you’re all surviving the winter, especially those down south. You’re doing a great job in international relations by being part of the Wwoof network. We have had some wonderful Wwoofers stay with us, singles, couples and families, from Switzerland to Chile. Each exchange seems to teach us something new!      While having a meal with a host recently Andrew was interested to talk with his two Wwoofer’s about their experiences. They were passionate about their stay with their host, not because of swimming pools and Sky TV, but because the work they did each… Read More