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Eidsberg is a Norwegian municipality in the province (county ) Østfold, 70 km southeast of Oslo. It borders Askim, Trøgstad, markers, Rakkestad and Skiptvet in Østfold and Aurskog - Høland in Akershus.

Eidsberg is dominated by agriculture. The majority Eidsbergs is covered by fields and meadows. It is operated much agriculture, in the area around Mysen, there are also animal husbandry.


Capital is Mysen, there is also a station of the Indre Østfoldbane. By Eidsberg the highway Europe road runs 18


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