Author Archives: Pavels Melnis

About Pavels Melnis

Independent ecology activist, family farmer, gardener and forestkeeper. Musician: violin, guitar, singing. Hobbies: traveling by bicycle, learning to play different music instruments - accordion, piano, recorder flute, harmonica, drums; languages, theology, prehistory, logbuilding, repairing and recycling. Religious. Ecological. Love all things ethnic and traditional.

Aluksne Alternative School idea submitted to EUSIC2019

Chances to win are small, but nothing will happen if I try. I like to sit and visualize the school idea anyway. So here I wrote it down and you can improve it and implement it if you wish!

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Kā indivīds var pildīt Laudato Si encikliku

Romas pāvests Francisks ir izdevis encikliku Laudato Si “Par rūpēm par mūsu kopīgām mājām”, kura aicina novērst klimata pārmaiņas un vides degradāciju. Ko var darīt parasts cilvēks? Atsakieties no naftas industrijas produktiem. Nepērciet un nevalkājiet sintētiskās drēbes (poliesters, poliamīds, akrila … Continue reading

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Our wwoof host experience 2018

Last year we became wwoof hosts. I would like to write down my experience. Joining wwoofindependents.com was a good idea that helped us to improve things on the farm and I will continue to accept volunteers in future. We had … Continue reading

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Drought of 2018 or how I joined politics

Completely wet summer of 2017 and completely dry summer of 2018 prove the reality of climate change. In order to grow something we had to intensively water the crops and cover them with plastic film. Plastic film is against my … Continue reading

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Kandidēju 13.Saeimas vēlēšanās. Mani priekšlikumi partijas “Progresīvie” vides programmas īstenošanai.

Cienījamie Latvijas Republikas pilsoņi! Esmu nolēmis piedalīties Saeimas vēlēšanās, lai gūtu iespēju cīnīties par iedzīvotāju interesēm bioloģiski audzētas vietējas veģetārās pārtikas jomā, atkritumu un dabas piesārņojuma mazināšanas, ekokopienu, alternatīvo skolu, amatniecības, tradicionālās (senas) kultūras un bezmaksas sabiedriskā transporta jomās. Esmu … Continue reading

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PAR AIZLIEGUMU LIETOT PESTICĪDUS APDZĪVOTO LAUKU MĀJU TUVUMĀ

Šobrīd gatavoju šādu iniciatīvu portālā manabalss.lv. Iniciatīva ir reģistrēta, bet vēl nav publicēta un tās tekstu ir iespējams precizēt. Lūdzu, ja jums ir idejas, kā to uzlabot, vai esat pamanījuši kādu nepilnību, rakstiet man. Šī iniciatīva man personīgi nepieciešama, jo … Continue reading

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Review on head flashlight Yarky Luch LH-150A “Shahter” and DP-LED789

Farm with animals in regions closer to poles requires artificial light. Last winter I used mobile phone led, that was better than usual flashlights. This winter I decided that I want even more, so I bought a head flashlights with … Continue reading

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