Denmark

Length of exchange:

2 to 3 months, start: beginning of June

Info-meeting

in Copenhagen

Host families

4H, farming and non-farming families

Changing host families

every 3 weeks

Information/ Organisation

The host families are already known before the beginning of the IFYE-exchange. Host family changes are well organized.

Work

Helping out around the house and the farm.

Excursions

day trips in the local area with the host family or alone

Young Farmers/Rural Youth:

many 4H-events, meetings, agricultural and animal shows

Food

potatoes, hamburgers, meat, liver pastries, sausages, cheese, vegetables, salad without sauce

Communication

English, German, Danish - you can make out a lot of Danish from knowing English and German

Other

very simple, uncomplicated, sometimes chaotic