My Russian friend, Alosha Lynov, is tackling Water Sustainability head on. After 10 years of learning from top water and permaculture wizards, he took his urban home Off-the-Water-Grid.
He is currently running a complimentary water class…Continue
Added by Yury Smirnov on October 19, 2018 at 5:02am — No Comments
Get the best for your health (and wallet) with upto 50% discount for the following Eco-Minded items:
* All options of Ivan-Chai (17 items) https://ecominded.net/organic-herbs-tea.html
* Bio-fertilizer Baikal-EM1 and Em-molasses (3 items) https://ecominded.net/heirloom-seeds/bio-fertilizers.html
Added by Yury Smirnov on October 14, 2018 at 12:44am — No Comments
Autumn is the perfect time to think about next year harvest! )))
As usual we have wide range of heirloom organic seeds from Russian family homesteads: https://ecominded.net/heirloom-seeds.html - please place an order and share the link with your friends.
If any seeds are not available on site please let me know at firstname.lastname@example.org…Continue
Added by Yury Smirnov on October 10, 2018 at 2:08am — No Comments
What is Russia's Far East Hectare program?
Russia offers free land to foreigners, is it true?
Is free land giveaway really extended all across Russia?
Find the answers to these and some other questions in my new article: https://ecominded.net/news/land-giveaway-in-russia.html…
Added by Yury Smirnov on September 10, 2018 at 3:59am — No Comments
I am sharing my personal experience on how to make fermented willowherb tea (Ivan-Chai) by hands, simple step-by-step instruction with photos: http://ecominded.net/articles/how-to-make-ivan-chai.html
If you find it useful please leave your feedback and share it with your friends! )))…Continue
Added by Yury Smirnov on August 5, 2018 at 4:08am — No Comments
Wow, what a brilliant gift! My friend just released an online training combining 6 (!) eco workshops.
* Alosha teaches simple DIY projects to harvest, store, filter rain and how to treat waste and pool water.
* He will also show you how you can build an innovative off - grid eco home.
* It's worth checking out - https://clck.ru/DZDkG
As a precursor to the training Alosha is running a complimentary webinar on:
* How to build a…Continue
We are introducing a collection of custom-made hemp shoes, clothing and handbags. Hemp fiber is the strongest natural textile fiber. It is super comfortable, breathable, and lightweight. Hemp wicks 4x more moisture than cotton. It is also antimicrobial, antiseptic and hypoallergenic. Hemp is a great choice for ecofriendly vegan fashionistas.
Please check the hemp section here:…Continue
Added by Yury Smirnov on June 7, 2018 at 3:00am — No Comments
They say: "Food must be your medication, otherwise medication becomes your food". Keeping this in mind we, at Eco-Minded Club are happy to introduce Foodcoin/1000EcoFarms platform - a blockchain ecosystem, designed to create a global marketplace for eco-farmers, farm product processors, eco-food manufacturers, eco-cafes and restaurants as well as for eco-minded people all over the world who wish to buy fresh eco-food. FoodCoin Ecosystem is based on the Ethereum…Continue
Added by Yury Smirnov on May 11, 2018 at 2:58am — No Comments
We are happy to announce Eco-Minded Spring Mega Sale 50% discount for the following products:
1. All heirloom organic seeds (http://ecominded.net/heirloom-seeds.html) from Russian family homesteads (Kins domains) - get more than 200 varieties for as little as 50 cents per seed pack!
2. Amur Cork-tree (…
Added by Yury Smirnov on March 1, 2018 at 1:27am — No Comments
Since ancient times, our ancestors have mastered the method of manufacturing a healing, lovely flavored drink from fermented Willowherb (Epilobium angustifolium) named "Ivan-Chai" or just, Russian tea.
The Russian name "Ivan-Chai" was supposedly coined by foreigners following its export to England and other European countries: "Ivan" is a traditional Russian name, while "Chai" means tea, a word of Indian origin. There was a time when Ivan-Chai was the second most-exported Russian…Continue
Added by Yury Smirnov on November 15, 2017 at 1:49am — No Comments
My dear friends,
In a couple of days my Russian friend, Alosha Lynov, we will be starting his complimentary Natural Building and Intentional Community webinar.
Alosha will cover the following topics, when it comes to living in harmony with Natural law and each other.
* Integrate Solar Passive Design so you can warm and cool your home using sun and wind.
* How to avoid harmful earth and man made…
Added by Yury Smirnov on October 27, 2017 at 4:45am — No Comments
Here are 6 reasons to choose Heirloom Seeds from Russian Family Homesteads: http://ecominded.net/heirloom-seeds.html
1. Exceptional taste. For me it's a taste of my childhood, when I picked vegetables right from the my vege-bed in my grandma's garden.
2. Heirloom vegetables are much more nutritious than hybrids.
3. Heirloom vegetables are open-pollinated, which means you can save your own seeds to…
Added by Yury Smirnov on October 6, 2017 at 5:46am — No Comments
A good notice for organic gardeners, permaculture enthusiasts and homesteaders: we have more then 200 varieties of heirloom organic seeds produced in Russian family homesteads. Please feel free to browse them here: http://ecominded.net/heirloom-seeds.html - place an order and share with friends! )))…Continue
Added by Yury Smirnov on September 13, 2017 at 8:00am — No Comments
My dear friends, This is for your inspiration: I just added English subtitles to the new video about eco-settlement of Kin's domains (Family homesteads) Vedrussiya. A few families from Vedrussiya speak about real life, Russian World and how to create a Space of Love on Earth.
Please enjoy! )
Added by Yury Smirnov on April 7, 2017 at 3:15am — No Comments
Presenting amazing invention of a Russian gardener Vladislav Fokin (Russian Federation patent #2040133): ploskorez, Russian flat-cutter, cultivator Fokina or Fokin hoe, as Sepp Holzer calls it, Ploskorez Fokina("ploskorez" means flat-cutter) - a simple and versatile permaculture tool…Continue
Added by Yury Smirnov on February 13, 2017 at 10:30pm — No Comments
There is a Russian saying: "The early bird catches the worm" ))) Be ready for Spring! - please check more than 250 varieties of Heirloom organic seeds from Russian family homesteads (Kins domains): http://ecominded.net/heirloom-seeds.html…Continue
Added by Yury Smirnov on February 2, 2017 at 12:11am — No Comments
Blogging started as niche hobby, with enthusiasts executing it more amusement than earn. There were a number of blogs and monetizing them was unheard linked. However, that age is on. Blogging is now a legitimate professional activity with following earning enough money from blogs to offer an extra up their jobs. However, there are millions of blogs jostling for space on the internet, so to get noticed enough to attract traffic is difficult. While quality of content is the biggest factor here…Continue
Added by Calvin Zimmerman on January 31, 2017 at 9:10am — No Comments
An introduction to Russian Permaculture design - creating water resources system!Continue
Added by Yury Smirnov on January 23, 2017 at 4:00am — No Comments
Ok, for those of interest - here is a brief story of Russian homesteads.
At the end of the last century Anastasia, the heroine of the "Ringing Cedars of Russia" book series inspired people to create family homesteads in the form of Kin's domains which has turned out into national movement with more than 400 eco-communities of Kin's domains developing now in Russia.…
I was just made aware of a beekeeping symposium to be held this Saturday, March 5, 2016 at the Kankakee Community College. It is put on by the U of I Extension office. I know it is short notice, but if you are close and have ever aspired to keep bees it would be a good use of your time. There are beginning and advanced classes, so you have a choice. You can call James Theuri at 815-933-8337 for more information. There is a registration fee of $20.
Added by David Gardner on March 2, 2016 at 11:35am — No Comments