Let’s WWOOF!

Article published on Feb. 15, 2010
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Article published on Feb. 15, 2010

Author: Lea Linin

WWOOF, the emphatic cry you let out, the point when you realize you have found the animal within, suffering from the overexposure to copious amounts of fresh air after spending some time on a remote farm you can pick and choose from the wide range of the most remote and unimaginable places dispersed around the globe. At least, I imagine, as this article will be devoid of a first-hand- experience writer’s perspective, but hopefully will motivate you hard enough to plunge into a first-hand experience of your own.

WWOOF is not the sharply uttered exclamation of soothing delight; it’s the acronym for the World-Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms initiative. In short, World – Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms is a global volunteering initiative that helps link organic farmers with organic farm enthusiasts, avid travelers and wanderers, and urban escapists.

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