For years he has been living as a Kristianin (old-style Russian farmer) and encourages others to do the same. He offers instruction on various aspects of pre-industrial living and frequently makes appearances in major Russian media to preach about the advantages of pre-industrial life.
Neither Boyle nor Sterligov have totally disappeared from the modern world. Both are quite active, each in their own way, of promoting a back-to-nature agenda, and I think this is what must be done. Retreating to the woods entirely does nothing. The system is coming after your woods. By all means, start transitioning yourself and your family to a pre-industrial rural lifestyle, but don’t abandon the work that must be done.