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There are 16 item(s) tagged with the keyword "agriculture".

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1. New Moo

In which, after not a small bureaucratic scuffle, a thirteen-year-old boy receives the gift from Putin that we all are really hoping for this Christmas: a brand new cow. 

Tags: dairy, agriculture, bureaucracy, Yakutia, gifts, cows, vladimir putin, putin
2. Concrete Jungle

A shawarma shop accidentally delves into urban agriculture, much to the delight of city residents. 

Tags: agriculture, weather, summer, urban, gardening, vegetables, Tver
3. Virgin Arctic

Russia is pushing ahead with a new drive to populate the country’s remote and unpopular fringes. Starting this year, Russians can claim a hectare (about 2.5 acres) of land in the Arctic zone – absolutely free.

Tags: agriculture, arkhangelsk, North, settlement
4. Snow Leopards Dream of Electric-Fenced Sheep

This creative conservation project benefits both the endangered snow leopards in the Altai region and local farmers and their livestock.

Tags: agriculture, Altai, nature, leopards
5. Tenders of the Vine

Where we explore Russia’s oenophilic intentions and vine-driven tourism, rooted in the hills of Krasnodar Krai.

Tags: agriculture, krasnodar, wine
6. Bovine Brassieres

A dairy farmer in Russia's coldest village has found a way to keep his cow's udders warm in the dead of winter.

Tags: Siberia, animals, agriculture
7. Bovines, Berries, and Bros

This week, Lada outdoes itself; emergency services fall short; and cows (and men) finally get the appreciation they're due.

Tags: Moscow, food, social issues, cars, village life, farming, agriculture, Siberia
8. The Dangers of Vegetarianism

A doctor believes that Russia isn’t ready for vegetarians.

Tags: agriculture, vegetarians
9. Oh, Deer.

Sakhalin Island deputies introduce legislation to revive a shrinking livestock trade: reindeer herding.

Tags: agriculture, industry, politics, animals, reindeer
10. Dumbledovich and the Chamber of Bovine Distractions

Russia is a little out of touch with reality this week: gates lead to nowhere, cows get VR, and bankers think the economy is like Harry Potter.

Tags: Moscow, metro, Chelyabinsk, harry potter, cows, agriculture, cherepovets
By Tiffany Zhu

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