What is your previous experience with Organic Agriculture and Sustainable Development?
Volunteered in Peace Corps, Dominican Republic (Community Economic Development,'11-'13) where I worked directly with farmers in the agricultural region of the country. I am currently developing a desert permaculture project in my own backyard with the intent to create a healthy, bio-diverse ecosystem that will also produce some healthy food for our home. Volunteered at local community garden helping with development and income generation.
What are your reasons for joining WWOOF Mexico?
Learning about sustainable living and agriculture, Getting to know Mexico better, Other
What do you want the farms and fellow WWOOFers to know about you?
I am a first generation Korean-American on a mission to broaden my perspective through hands-on experiences in different cultures and environments. 1. Earth Care 2. People Care 3. Fair share. 3 core permaculture tenets that are part of my philosophy as I seek to engage with like-minded people on this planet that are making valuable impact on truly sustainable development. I am excited to learn about different sustainable projects and to experience the beauty and bounty that natural farming and applied ecology can produce. I am on a life quest to try all the fruit in the world. Interests: gastronomy, beekeeping, fermentation/pickling, brewing, adding value to raw ingredients.