Talovaia

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Talovaia

 

an urban-type settlement and administrative center of Talovaia Raion, Voronezh Oblast, RSFSR. Junction of rail-road lines to Georgiu-Dezh, Povorino, and Kalach. Population, 14,100 (1975). Talovaia has railroad transportation enterprises, a creamery, a poultry farm, and a grain elevator. The V. V. Dokuchaev Scientific Research Institute of Agriculture of the Central Chernozem Zone is located 12 km from Talovaia, and the Verkhneozersk Agricultural Technicum is also in the vicinity of the settlement.

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