|The steppes as they once were|
The research institute was famous for animal breeding, developing many new breeds of beef cattle, sheep and pigs. The wool sheep hybrids they developed were some of the best in Russia.
|Wool sheep with crossbred meat type lambs. Shearing is end May.|
|Yuri and I and some of his staff in front of the main building|
|The walkways in the botanical garden were crawling with snails. Need garlic butter.|