Konstantin Y. SMOLENTSEV, MBA, Doc.Pol.Sci., Academician of IIA sat down with the founder of Russian’s main portal for farmers Aleksey Volozhanin to ask him about the secrets of longevity and success of fermer.ru, about himself as a media public persona, his likes and dislikes, about urban and rural lifestyles, agribusiness and missionary work, “white collar” to farmer transitions, about the difference between villagers and farmers, about farmers’ karma, Doukhobors and the impossibility of collectivization in Russia, about an environmental map, personal freedom and entrepreneurship, about hobbies and the future of the portal, and many other topics that would be of interested to a modern farmer, businessman, and a citizen.
Please note that all videos are in Russian:
Part 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QVZFWzoI14E
Part 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mo5W9GS7j0Q
Part 3: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oITX9WB1I-U