At the end of the year 2021 we collected all the money we could: our own savings, your jenerous donations (thank you!) even borrowed some money from the bank, and managed to purchase a small land plot in the countryside of Krasnodar region (South of Russia).
We found a very beautiful place to build a dream home: forest view and just 50 meters to the river, please…
Added by Yuri Smirnov on December 18, 2021 at 5:01pm — No Comments
Hi folks, you may have noticed some changes in ecominded.net site recently - categorized wishlist, introduced in addition to other useful features: "Fast Order" button, language selection, currency selection. In case it slipped under your radar, we've rounded up some of our handiest features for you: https://ecominded.net/site-features…Continue
Added by Yuri Smirnov on December 13, 2021 at 8:15pm — No Comments
Hey folks, sharing my new article about Valenki. Russian traditional felt boots may help to survive European gas crisis and may be a precious gift for yourself, your children and family: https://ecominded.net/russian-valenki-against-gas-crisis
Russian Valenki (felt boots) are notable not only for their warmth and healing properties but also for…Continue
Get essential tools for permaculture gardening with 20% discount: https://ecominded.net/garden-tools - Russian flat-cutters made of iron and titanium, ploskorez "Heart" and "Super-Spade" which is not actually a spade - great tool for loozening the topsoil. The 20% discount offer valid till October 31st.
The videos below will show you how to…
Added by Yuri Smirnov on October 8, 2021 at 12:28am — No Comments
Dear friends and contributors,
Please accept Yury's family sincere gratitude for your boundless generosity!
With your help we raised about 10% of our fundrasing goal.
We are a few more steps closer to their dream home now.
As promised we are ready to share with our contributors Yury's book…
Added by Yuri Smirnov on October 6, 2021 at 6:23pm — No Comments
Dear friends, We just started a fundraising with hope that our friends and people of kindred spirit can help us to make our dream come true. Here is the details: https://ecominded.net/help-smirnovs-family Would you support our fundraising by sharing the links (GoFundMe, Ecominded) and pictures with your firends and in social networks?…Continue
Added by Yuri Smirnov on September 30, 2021 at 10:19pm — No Comments
Imagine spending your ENTIRE life being of service to others and the community, and yet, never getting that “breath of fresh air” that signifies that YOU as well get to thrive and must not live like a homeless person.
If you want to help a family in need:
* Click on the link for more info and to make a donation:…
Added by Yuri Smirnov on September 26, 2021 at 6:57pm — No Comments
9 superior choices for sustainable living:Continue
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September is a good time to replenish your seed stocks for the next year. Take your chance to get heirloom seeds with upto 50% discount (https://ecominded.net/coupon) - directly from our organic garden and from sustainable family homesteads (Kins domains) of our friends. Collected with love, they produce old-fashioned plants with the same traits planting after planting, season after season, generation after generation.…Continue
Added by Yuri Smirnov on September 2, 2021 at 8:58pm — No Comments
Eco-Minded off-season specials! Get upto 20% discount on wooden crafts handmade by Russian craftmasters: https://ecominded.net/handcrafts/wooden-crafts . Coated with beeswax & oil, it has very pleasant wood aroma. Siberian cedar (Pinus Sibirica) is also known for its healing properties. Cedar crafts are absolutely eco-friendly, great to use for children and may be a perfect handmade gift for your…Continue
Take adventage of these permaculture tools created specially for organic gardeners: multipurpose flat-cutters (ploskorez Fokina), including the lifelong one, made of titanium; ploskorez "Heart" and what they call "Super-Spade" which is not actually a spade - great tool for loozening the topsoil. Please feel free to place an order here:…
Added by Yuri Smirnov on July 15, 2021 at 7:40pm — No Comments
This message from ascended master El Morya was received for me by a clairvoyant friend in 2008. It has touched my soul and I kept it close to my heart all these years. Now I feel that the World has changed dramatically and it's time to share this message with everyone. Please read and share it with friends as much as possible:…
Added by Yuri Smirnov on June 22, 2021 at 10:09pm — No Comments
My dear friends,
If you had a chance to evaluate all the advantages of ploskorez (flat-cutter, Fokin hoe), then you will surely appreciate this new option - a flat-cutter made of Titanium that you only need to buy once in your lifetime: https://ecominded.net/flat-cutter-titan It is very strong, rust-proof and 1.7 times lighter than a…
Added by Yuri Smirnov on June 13, 2021 at 1:59am — No Comments
I am sharing the video of Russian miracle-spade at work:
With this heavy duty garden tool you can work 3 times faster and easier than with a usual spade.
Great for digging and…
My dear friends,
I finally took the time to put in a word for Putin, please enjoy my new article: https://ecominded.net/word-for-putin
They say: A man is judged by his deeds. Being out of Russia for several years, I had a chance to look at Putin with fresh eye and the more I watch his deeds the…
Please check and support a new amazing book by permaculture guru and educator Paul Wheaton and Mike Haasle: SKIP: A book connecting industrious people with land owners
Lots of young people have a great aspiration but have no money to start a homestead, whereas millions of elderly farmers…Continue
Added by Yuri Smirnov on April 24, 2021 at 9:22pm — No Comments
Grow old-fashioned vegetables, greens, flowers and medicinal plants that have been passed down through generations. We are offering heirloom seeds from Russian family homesteads (Kins domains) that produce plants with the same traits planting after planting, season after season, generation after generation. Place an order:…Continue
Added by Yuri Smirnov on April 18, 2021 at 4:07pm — No Comments
Breaking news from Russia: Putin requested completely banning shipment of unprocessed timber of coniferous and valuable hardwood species out of Russia starting January 1, 2022 Click here to read: https://ecominded.net/putin-stops-illegal-logging…Continue
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Baikal EM1 is not a fertilizer in the traditional sense of the word. It is a concentrate of beneficial microorganisms (EM stands for Effective Microorganisms). Once in the soil, the substance naturally begin fighting infection and viruses, fixing nitrogen, enriching the soil. Already after the first application it accelerates plant growth significantly, and the final yield is doubled (according to the years of testing in different climatic zones of Russia). And…Continue
Added by Yuri Smirnov on February 1, 2021 at 8:00pm — No Comments