The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Fastov Raion, Kiev Oblast, Ukrainian SSR, 18 km from the Fastov railroad junction. Population, 8,400 (1968). A furniture factory and the Kiev Experimental Vegetable and Potato Growing Station are located there.
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