WWOOFing in the North East of England

Oct 13, 2018

With the rich natural beauty of its coastline, jaw-dropping scenery of the Yorkshire Dales, and cities steeped in industrial heritage, the North-East is a very visually exciting place to WWOOF indeed.

Why not experience being part of an off-grid, low-impact family smallholding (#74219),

or immerse yourself in the local dialect in and around the bustling historic cities whilst WWOOFing in urban gardens (#26891)? 

You can learn about the science of soil, and veg box schemes (#26887),

visit ancient woodlands, cattle and sheep farms (#78508), learn about workers co-ops, market gardens and much more.

Have you ever wondered what it’s like on a landless smallholding? (#84986)?
You can find out now by exploring hosts in the North-East to begin your perfect WWOOF adventure.

Opportunity: Start your own small dairy

Opportunity: Start your own small dairy

Start your own biodynamic small dairy on the Inner Hebrides with help setting-up from wonderful WWOOF hosts. We have created a biodynamic farm on the inner Hebridean Island of Lismore, 38 acres. We have been here 13 years now and our cattle are ready to move up a...

New beginnings: first time WWOOFing in Wales

New beginnings: first time WWOOFing in Wales

By Joel Rouse WWOOFing in Pembrokeshire was like being in another world despite being only 235 miles from where I live and work as a photographer and part-time travel blogger. London is home, and I work on Whitehall - one of London's tourist hotspots, topped and...

Growing Roots in the Local Organic Farming Scene

Growing Roots in the Local Organic Farming Scene

By Aurora Moxon Hello, I’m Aurora, a thirty-two-year-old who is happiest in a pair of muddy wellies harvesting apples for scrumpy making, sowing veg for the year ahead and learning hands-on how to make cheese. If my hands aren’t covered in soil, scrumpy or curds, then...