|Michurinsk is a city in the Tambov region in Russia. Science city, the second most important cultural centre of the region. Located on the river Forest Voronezh. Awarded the order "badge of Honor". Known for basic research in genetics, breeding, biochemistry and other fields. The population of 98,8 thousand people, Russian of 96.5%.
Telephone code: 7 475 45. Postcode: 393773. Car code: 68.
Based in 1635 year by order of the king, as a fortified point for the defence of Ryazan, originally had the name Kozlov. In 1932 year, received its present name in honor of the scientist-breeder Michurin.