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Primary Russian crops include grains, barley and legumes. Nearly half of Russia's crop exports derive from wheat and winter wheat, classified as grains. Products in Russia derive from different parts of the country; wint... More »

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Some of the main crops grown in Africa include cereals and grains, such as corn, wheat and rice, and legumes and fodder, such as beans, groundnut and cowpea. Agriculture employs 65 percent of Africa's labor force and is ... More »

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In terms of size, Russia is the largest country in the world and it encompasses a total area of approximately 6,601,700 square miles. This transcontinental nation is mainly situated in northern Asia and it stretches from... More »

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From east to west, Russia is 5,592 miles wide. The country has a total land mass of almost 6,600,000 square miles and spans two continents, Europe and Asia. It is the largest country in the world in terms of land area. More »

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Russia is located in the northern part of Eurasia. It has 14 neighboring countries, such as China, Mongolia, North Korea, Finland, Latvia and the Ukraine, and its land stretches almost halfway around the world. More »

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Russia is the largest country in the world. It encompasses 17,098,242 square kilometers, making it nearly twice the size of the United States. Thirteen countries share borders with Russia: Finland, Norway, Estonia, Latvi... More »

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People have lived in the area that is modern-day Russia for as long as 1.5 million years. However, until the ninth century, these people composed a loose collection of cities and nomadic tribes rather than a unified nati... More »

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