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Russia expands free land giveaway program to the entire country

Breaking news: Russian Government creates a program for obtaining free land in the Russian Federation, similar to the "Far East Hectare": https://ecominded.net/land-giveaway-russia It will allow one to register ownership of land plots remotely, without unnecessary bureaucratic procedures. All you got to do to stake a claim is find open public land, and then you…


Added by Yury Smirnov on July 22, 2020 at 8:06am — No Comments

Truly Passive Greenhouse project

Please check and support the project of greenhouse that requires no heat in winter and will never overheat in summer:

Truly Passive Greenhouse…


Added by Yury Smirnov on July 1, 2020 at 4:53am — No Comments

DIY off-grid eco dome in nature

My Russian friend and inventor developed an Off-The-Water-Grid eco dome home with it’s own:

* custom gutter for RAIN WATER HARVESTING

* micro bio char treatment plant for RAIN…


Added by Yury Smirnov on June 26, 2020 at 5:19am — No Comments

No dig sustainable gardening

Sharing our own experience in no dig sustainable organic gardening: planting tomatoes in a natural easy way: https://ecominded.net/no-dig-gardening (video available) - please share if you like it.…


Added by Yury Smirnov on April 28, 2020 at 1:57am — 2 Comments

Lockdown benefits

Please spend a couple of minutes to read about lockdown benefits: https://ecominded.net/lockdown_benefits - and share with friends if you like the article!…


Added by Yury Smirnov on April 12, 2020 at 1:46am — No Comments

Building a Better World in Your Backyard Instead of Being Angry at Bad Guys

1. Check this new permaculture book by Paul Wheaton and Shawn Klassen-Koop: "Building a Better World in Your Backyard Instead of Being Angry at Bad Guys" - https://permies.com/t/112519f301 - ebook, audiobook and physical book are available.

It takes a look at some of the things that the average person can do, like really saving energy, growing gobs of food…


Added by Yury Smirnov on April 2, 2020 at 7:53am — No Comments

How to use bacteria to build/restore your soil

Great news for organic gardeners, sustainable living practitioners and permaculturists.

Learn about an innovative bio-fertilizer Baikal EM1, that consists of lactic acid…


Added by Yury Smirnov on March 29, 2020 at 1:11am — No Comments

Breaking news: Health Virus hits the Earth!

Breaking news about new pandemic - I am sharing an article with important message from Russia to the Global Community and WHO: The number of healthy people is growing rapidly around the world: https://ecominded.net/health-virus-hits-the-earth - please read  and share it as…


Added by Yury Smirnov on March 16, 2020 at 2:01am — No Comments

Facebook is at war with users from Russia

For the last 2 years Facebook blocked and permanently disabled hundrends of thousands accounts of the users from Russia. Of course some users from other countries including the USA also experience similar problems. But the number of Russian disabled accounts goes far beyond any reasonable numbers. That sounds more like targeted actions aiming to kick out as many Russian accounts as possible.

Find more details in my new…


Added by Yury Smirnov on February 22, 2020 at 6:31am — No Comments

Bacteria help to increase bee colonies productivity

Attention organic gardeners, eco farmers and beekeepers: Effective Microorganisms notably increase bee colonies productivity, as proved by my friend, beekeeper from Serbia: https://ecominded.net/bacteria-help-bees - please share his article with your friends!…


Added by Yury Smirnov on February 1, 2020 at 6:14am — No Comments

Permaculture in Action.

Any Off-Grid or sustainable homestead starts by having your own affordable solar passive home which is quick and easy to construct with build-in rain water harvesting, storage & filtration as well as grey water recycling eco tech

To meet this primary need my friend Alosha created an abundance of water and bio dome home online masterclasses:…


Added by Yury Smirnov on October 19, 2019 at 2:58am — No Comments

How to build an Off-Grid eco dome and create abundance of water

My friend Alosha is offering a self-study online comprehensive training, Eco Home MasterClass which will assist you (step-by-step from start-to-finish) to easily build your own low cost eco Dome home. This home will protect you from Electro Magnetic Radiation. Here is the link: https://ou369.isrefer.com/go/water&home/yury/

In Abundance of Water…


Added by Yury Smirnov on April 13, 2019 at 6:08am — No Comments

Building a better world in your backyard

New permaculture book launched 15 months ago by Paul Wheaton and Shawn Klassen-Koop, is now ready for the kickstarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/paulwheaton/better-world-book?ref=cq5fuf - please contribute to let it out and share this message with friends!…


Added by Yury Smirnov on April 11, 2019 at 1:03am — No Comments

Eco Community & Permaculture in Action Class

My Russian friend Alosha Lynov is an eco engineer, inventor, builder and teacher who gets his inspiration from mimicking Nature’s Genius.

After 12 years of learning from Water, Natural Building and Permaculture Wizards, he is creating a wave of intentional communities based on Cooperation and Natural Law !

I would like to invite you to Alosha's complimentary…


Added by Yury Smirnov on April 6, 2019 at 5:16am — 1 Comment

Save upto 50% on organic seeds

Dear organic gardeners,

Save 10 to 50 % on organic seeds! All you need to do is select the seeds and apply certain coupon codes at checkout. https://ecominded.net/heirloom-seeds

In fact, you can get Ecominded heirloom non-gmo seeds for as little as 75 cents per seed pack!

All you…


Added by Yury Smirnov on March 22, 2019 at 6:50am — No Comments

50 % discount for some Eco-Minded goodies

Dear friends,

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

* Raw…


Added by Yury Smirnov on October 14, 2018 at 12:44am — No Comments

Heirloom organic seeds for your garden!

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 radaryu@gmail.com…


Added by Yury Smirnov on October 10, 2018 at 2:08am — No Comments

The truth about land giveaway in Russia

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

How to make willowherb tea (Ivan-Chai) with your own hands

Dear friends,

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! )))…


Added by Yury Smirnov on August 5, 2018 at 4:08am — No Comments

Complimentary eco-home & water webinar

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…


Added by Yury Smirnov on June 8, 2018 at 2:00am — 1 Comment

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