Champagne-Ardenne

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Champagne-Ardenne is a region in the north of France. It is among the least populated regions of France. Its capital is Chalons-en-Champagne. Another very important city in the region is Reims.

The departments in Champagne-Ardenne are Ardennes, Aube, Marne, and Haute-Marne.

The region is heavily centered on farming. It is the first region of France in the production of barley and alfalfa. Many cereals are also grown here. It is also very important for vegetables and wine. It is nearest to the east border. Champagne is officially allowed to be called champagne if it is from here.