WWOOFing in the Desert

We spent two weeks WWOOFing at Ofaimme farm, a beautiful and productive organic farm in the middle of the Arava desert in Idan, Israel. Idan is moshave (farming community) where many farmers grow off season vegetables for export to Europe. Ofaimme stirves for sustainability and focuses on producing eggs and goat dairy products for local sale.

Morning Milking

Here are the steps for the morning chore of milking. The star of the show is Poire, a 100% grass fed Jersey cow.