Farmstead Lejas Varicēni

Permakultūras saimniecība “Lejas Varicēni”

In “Lejas Varicēni” Smiltene parish groups of students and youth are invited to:

  • Learn about the principles of permaculture;
  • Gain experience of an alternative, ecological lifestyle;
  • Make music together with the folklore group “Cornflower”, as well as try your hand folk instrument playing, going to games, dancing dances, singing songs at fire;
  • Sleep in a hay hotel;
  • Take a look at devices, that generate alternative energy – trianS solar panel house, sun collector for hot water, as well as devices powered by pedaling or one’s own strength (A washing machine with pedals, wood chopping device, pedalable electro-energy generator).