agriculture in Russia

Russia’s resurgent wheat farmers squeeze U.S.

U.S. wheat farmers are losing out to an old rival: Russia, The Wall Street Journal writes. The 83 million tons of wheat Russian farmers are forecast to have reaped this season has cemented the country’s resurgence as an …

Putin predicts grand harvest this year

This year’s crop will beat all the previous records, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at a meeting with the head of the Ministry of Economic Development, Maxim Oreshkin. "It seems that there will be a record harvest once …

No Turkish tomatoes to be allowed in Russia

Russia is not ready to import Turkish tomatoes and does not plan to resume it, the country's Agriculture Minister Alexander Tkachev said. "We are not ready to do it, therefore, of course, we will not do …

Kuban agrarians report about record harvest

Agrarians of Krasnodar Territory have completed harvesting grain crops: the harvest of wheat and barley set a record this year - 10 million 364 thousand tons of grain, which is 212 thousand tons more than last year, region's governor …