She told us that they could make enough in a month or two picking fruit to carry them through college for the whole upcoming year. They live in a sort of "youth hostel" arrangement on a nearby farm.
She was enjoying practicing her English, too, although our "American" version may have been a bit confusing.
Good on 'em. And shame on all the British layabouts lounging around on the dole, moaning about how hard times are, while these folks are doing their work for them and taking the results home to better their own lives .... Don't worry, we've got exactly the same deal here ....