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Old 07-28-2009, 10:04 AM   #53
VestnikRA
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Default Re: Anastasia - Please, please read these hope filled books...

The best and the most successfull representative of Kin's village in Russia is Kovcheg (The Ark).
The whole idea may be said in three sentences:
"Our settlement is based on family owned land where each family owns one hectare of land to be kept in the family for generations. One hectare with woods, fruit trees, garden and a small pond can provide the family with all of life’s necessities. By using long ignored methods of cultivating the earth and harvesting in the context of preserving the earth for future generations, this hectare of land will produce enough for the family’s use with surplus..."
You may find a lot of details about Kovcheg in English here - http://www.eco-kovcheg.ru/description.html
http://www.eco-kovcheg.ru/somefacts.html
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