Daria Egorova."Zaryad'e" – for Dreams, Soul and Body!

It’s so nice to go visit neighbors for tea or dinner, to have a heart-to-heart talk, to share experiences and information, sing songs and dance to the accompaniment of accordion!

Gorskiy Stroy. Ekaterina Salomahina Talks about Embroidery. Zvon-Gora Family Homestead Settlement, Belarus

It started with my neighbor Zhenya — he introduced me to the Belarusian folk dance and as an integral part of it — Belarusian national stroy.

Bread out of the Adobe Oven! Rostock Family Homestead Settlement, Rostov Oblast

Zarianov family from the Rostock Family Homestead Settlement bakes delicious, yeast-free, homemade bread for friends and neighbors!

Svetlana Kukolschikova. Is It Possible to Restore Soil Fertility?

My husband made a high bed in front of the house for my garden experiments. The result is most enjoyable. In mixed planting: tomatoes, cucumbers, peppers, squash, zucchini and even beets, well, sunflower and wheat for decoration. It all grows well and bears fruit in the open ground even in this difficult summer.

MSU Scientists Visited Family Homesteads

On 20 August 2017 in Rodnye Prostory Family Homestead Settlement (Yaroslavl oblast) arrived delegation of scientists from MSU (Lomonosov Moscow State University) Faculty of Economics — Mikhail Pavlov (PhD, research fellow) and Nikolay Hozhainov (PhD) in order to study family homesteads and settlements.

Svetochi Family Homestead Settlement

Our story began in 2006 when two families came to the khutor (Voronezh oblast) and began to dream about family homestead settlement.