Родная партия of Sverdlovsk region took part in the “All-Russian Forest Planting Day” on 19 May. The day was organised by the regional government, the ONF, Forestry Department and others. Several hundred people gathered together and planted about 20,000 pine seedlings.
The crux of the family homestead idea is that each citizen of Russia should acquire a plot of land to build their own economy, where the family lives and grows. In essence, the family homestead is different from peasant farming, and therefore it needs its own legal framework.
ONF experts call for direct dialogue between citizens and authorities to facilitate family homesteads
In rural areas there are already about 400 new settlements consisting of family homesteads at different stages of development. They are being built by citizens who want to live closer to nature and develop their own eco-production.
We are settled. We live permanently on our native land, in the family homestead. We will be glad to meet the like-minded people who want to find land for their Family Homestead, next to us, in the village or in the surrounding territory. Call, write, we always welcome good people!
Socio-economic development of rural territories by the formation and development of family homestead settlements
This paper notes that the development of rural areas is a necessary for sustainable social and economic development in Russia and analyses the social and economic efficiency of family homestead settlements as a new way to revive rural territories.
A family homestead is a small plot of land, at least one hectare, that includes a house and a garden, a comfortable place for raising a family and for retiring in old age. It is a person’s homeland on Earth, supporting good health, scientific innovation and social well-being. This report outlines the potential of family homesteads in Australia.
Friends, once again I want to appeal to everyone – to stop any attempts to split the party. Today, on the eve of legislative initiatives and elections, this is one of our main tasks. Victory in the elections will be ours. Thank you for attention.
The idea of arranging out-of-town, rural areas on the basis of the family homestead idea was generally perceived positively. Discussion and drafting began of the law “On Family Homesteads”.
The Vyazemsky estate is known from the books of V. Megre, the manor house in the chapter “The Eternal Garden”. At the end of planting 120 cedars and 200 oaks, Timosha said that it was the happiest day in his life.
Flowering plants and berries attract to the hedge the attention not only of birds, but also of neighbours, especially children, who can sniff flowers and blossoms as they run about, and treat themselves to the ripe fruits.
A short but very rich program seems to have exploded ordinary European ideas about good production methods. We presented ancient technologies, where the soul is important. Scientists from communities where everything is done by machinery have long wondered how this works.
We create the microclimate ourselves. The most important thing is to see the meaning in all of this, to actually want to take steps to meet others, and to go ahead and begin. Only the one who walks will master the road!
I portray all my dreams in detail, and I feel them. I feel that they are already close. It remains only to open the door and they will break into my life.
From March 29 to April 1, another Circle of Family Homestead Settlements and the Extraordinary 7th Congress of Родная партия took place in Yaroslavl. The format was to have round tables on each of the agenda items, among which there were performances by amateur groups, individual authors, performers, and dances.
We planted lots of fruit trees, berry bushes (always a few more of those to finishing off planting), loosened several flower beds for flowers, made several permanent vegetable beds (we even had the first crops), and began to plant a hedge.
Representatives from 63 Family Homestead Settlements, from more than 50 regions of Russia gathered in Yaroslavl region. The desire for unity was the common thread in all speeches and thematic circles, and the discussions raised very important topics. The work was a basis for synchronising understanding of our entire movement’s strategic development, as a whole, and assembling the future image of our Homeland.
In this report, I want to show one day in the life of four children (I can be considered the fifth, because, spending time with them, I also fell into childhood). I met them in the field, rummaging in a haystack
The total number of participants was more than 220 people, and the hall could hardly accommodate everyone. We achieved our goal: delegates from forty-three regions conducted productive work, and formed the current priorities.
Vladimir moved to Rosi about five years ago, the largest family homestead settlement in Belarus. Apart from him, there are twenty families who live here all year round. “I think one day every Belarusian village will look like this, and it’s great! Our settlement is probably the village of the future. It should serve as an example to others.”
The idea of the “Ringing Cedars” company is to unite goods made with love for nature, and businesses of Russian family homesteads. We support producers who live and create on Earth, reviving the traditions of our ancestors and creating their own. More and more, buyers appreciate the strength, quality and effect of such products.
The Russian president, leader of the ONF, Vladimir Putin, in his message to the Federal Assembly, directed all responsible people towards the further development of agriculture and rural areas. The head of state noted “how important it is for a person, for each family to have his own house, his home”.
The real world effects of Megre’s books are measurable, documented, and significant. Economic scientists recognise their potential. Tens of thousands of people have actively begun to shape their lives around the books, with positive results. Perhaps most remarkably of all, a federal law to allocate free land was passed in 2016, though Megre predicted it in 2001.
The “Ringing Cedars of Russia” books are being published in 27 countries, with print runs in the millions, and they have been translated into 25 languages. People are continuing to read, dream, and bring their dreams to life.
… The day will come when all fathers understand that it is they who must answer for the world in which their children live. The day will come when each will understand that before bringing a beloved child into the world, the world must be made happy. You, too, must think about the world in which your offspring will live….
Citizens should have the right to build houses on agricultural land that they own as property. This proposal was addressed by participants at the “Action Forum” of the All-Russian People’s Front (ONF): “Russia aspiring to the future”, as part of the theme “Territories of the Future: New Spaces”.
Presentation at the "Action Forum" of the ONF, December 2017 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9KDY-BO1EUw
Everyone searches for happiness. But they created it – for themselves and for us. Clean air and water for their children, fresh fruit, a garden and a forest. Their own piece of homeland, a dimension that heals and offers eternity. Forefathers are responsible for the world into which they bring children.
Participants of the “Action Forum” of the All-Russian People’s Front proposed to roll out the “Far Eastern hectare” program to the whole country.
According to ЭСБЕ, a universal encyclopaedic dictionary, Поместье dates back to the Kiev period (9th – 13th century) and refers to land allocated by a sovereign, sometimes in mass allotments, for the use of free servants in return for past and future service.
When a woman is pregnant, the baby has it very good in the tummy. Mama loves the baby, it’s warm and cozy there. And I really wanted that when our child was born, that it wasn’t less good than than in this space. So that everything around him was already dear and familiar, and caressed and loved him just as much. I really wanted to give the child a Space of Love!
The family homestead, above all, should be a small homeland, a space of love for you and your children. In the family homestead, one must strive to create a single renewable ecosystem, in which everything will be harmoniously combined.
Do not rush to master all the land at once, start with a little bit, and then understanding will come. When you arrive at the site, try to feel with the soul, and you will understand how best to do. After all, we ourselves began to live in the homestead only on the 12th year of arranging it. Difficulties will be required, but it will be very healthy!
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“Do what you must, and come what may.” We work and work in the chosen direction, and at some point you realize that this Transition is complete, and you are surrounded by a new, beautiful reality.
The caravan will start, five cars come, then another five hundred cars will be connected with them, then another one and a half million, and they will all go by caravan to a new civilization.
On a Family Homestead, a person is responsible for their own well-being, health and prosperity of the family. Uniting with their like-minded neighbors, residents solve common problems of roads, work, leisure, education of children and so on.
Over 10 years, we made an abandoned village into an attractive residence for those who want to create their Family Homesteads. We organized interaction between people in our collective, and the entrepreneurs who are creating their Family Homesteads in the settlement organized means of financing the projects.
Family Homestead and “eco-settlement” are two totally different images which are not comparable with one another. Maybe we should treat more carefully this energy which has raised us to such a height and continues to raise us?
This report introduces the concept of the family homestead, a one hectare allotment consisting of a dwelling, water source, mixed garden and forested area. Homesteads are small enough to tend by hand, large enough to feed a family, and are arranged together in settlements of 200 or more. The possibilities and limitations of family homesteads are discussed within the Australian context.
“Such a powerful unity was demonstrated by the Family Party!” Kopenkina wrote in a post after the results were published. “For each who embodied these elections together with me – a deep bow and a kiss for everyone, I felt such powerful support and only that inspired me. The Family Party has loudly announced itself! We are strength! We will only move forward! We will bring your projects to life! We will be listened to!”
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