Search Results

There are 7 item(s) tagged with the keyword "agriculture".

Displaying: 1 - 7 of 7

1. 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
2. Planting the Fourteenth Century

Russian scientists have restored the steppe of Kulikovo – just as it was when the country's seminal battle was fought in 1380.

Tags: museums, agriculture, environment, kulikovo
3. Into the Breach

Vladimir left the big city to set up a farm in rural Lipetsk Oblast. And he doesn’t regret it one bit.

Tags: lipetsk, agriculture, farming
4. Hogweed instead of Birches

The Caucasus had a fast-growing plant that the Soviets wanted to plant up north to use for animal feed. What could possibly go wrong?

Tags: reforms, soviet, agriculture, farming
5. Favorite Stories from 2018

We look back and some of our, and your, favorite stories from The Weekly Russia File during 2018.

Tags: agriculture, world cup, soccer, Lavrov
6. Note Book

All the news that fits, from all over Russia, including locusts, The Death of Stalin, finances, and a Grammy.

Tags: music, agriculture, stalin
7. Retaking a Village

A Russian entrepreneur and family save a village, start an agro business, and share a recipe for Tatar pies.

Tags: agriculture

Displaying: 1 - 7 of 7

About Us

Russian Life is a publication of a 30-year-young, award-winning publishing house that creates a bimonthly magazine, books, maps, and other products for Russophiles the world over.

Latest Posts


Our Contacts

Russian Life
PO Box 567
Montpelier VT 05601-0567

800-639-4301
802-223-4955