agriculture in Russia

Azerbaijani tomatoes hold top spot in Russia's ranking

Despite the fact that Russia allow imports of tomatoes from all Turkish producers from May 1, removing restrictions, Turkish vegetables have not been able to win back their leading positions: in the first five months of this year Turkey supplied …

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 …