The secret behind Ukraine's fertile soil

Ukraine – the world's cornshed that has had to close.

What really is the secret of Ukraine's soil? History dates back to the Ice Age, but also to the inheritance from the Soviet Union.

Ändlösa veteåkrar på Ukrainas bördiga svarta lössjord. Bild från i juni.
Endless wheat fields on Ukraine's fertile black lice soil. Picture from June.

It is black, deep and moist. Earth in Ukraine is said to be something special, and it is not for nothing that …