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By Jewish Business News On Thursday, December 8th, 2016
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Israel to Begin Exporting Medical Marijuana Soon, Report

Israel will begin the exportation of  medical marijuana abroad. The move comes after its government  approved measures in June to make medical cannabis more easily accessible to over 23, 000 patients in Israel, More...

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By Viva Sarah Press On Tuesday, October 25th, 2016
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Europe to Israel: More Avocado, Please!

  The Israeli avocado season is underway, and health-conscientious Europeans are keeping a watchful eye on this super fruit’s journey from orchard to cargo hold to their local grocery store. High More...

Fish are raised in flexible cages in the sea using the Subflex system. Photo by Tal Flanzman
By Abigail Klein Leichman On Monday, August 22nd, 2016
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Moving Fish From Polluted Tanks to Flexible Sea Cages

Today, more than half the fish consumed around the world is grown in fish farms. Most farms overcrowd the fish, feed them massive amounts of antibiotics, and treat them with hormones and pesticides. Yet More...

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By News Brief On Monday, August 1st, 2016
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How Medical Marijuana Farming in Israel Could Help California’s Cannabis Industry — and Vice Versa

  Only four days before the official summer solstice, the air is hot and heavy, the sky cloudless. The road along the highway is spotted with shrubbery, gas stations, and occasionally vast rows of More...

Will US imports be the death knell for Israel's agriculture sector (Photo Liam Shemesh)
By Itamar Eichner On Monday, July 18th, 2016
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Will US Imports Uproot Israeli Agriculture?

A high ranking delegation from the US Trade Commission will be speaking with Israeli government representatives in Jerusalem on Monday and Tuesday. They are expected to ask Israel to open up its markets to a wide More...

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By News Brief On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016
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David Rosenberg’s AeroFarm Builts the World’s Largest Vertical Farm in New Jersey

  Indoor vertical farming turns industrial spaces into functional farms without soil and sunlight and hopes to help source food locally. Seeds at the farms are grown in recycled water bottles. AeroFarm’s vertical More...

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By Abigail Klein Leichman On Monday, June 13th, 2016
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Next-Gen Israeli Agtech Turns a Rooftop Into a Farm

 On the rooftop of the Mishor Adumim industrial park in the desert between Jerusalem and the Dead Sea, an acre of herbs and lettuces provide employment for about 20 people representing the entire Israeli mosaic: More...

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By Ynet News On Wednesday, May 18th, 2016
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Want Cheap Produce? Check Facebook

In an unusual step, a farmer opened his tomato fields to the public so they could pick their own tomatoes for free, highlighting the collapse of the Israeli agriculture sector. It turns out that the amount More...

A third generation Israeli farmer in Metula is quitting farming due to the collapse of Israeli agriculture (Photo Aviahu Shapira)
By Ynet News On Friday, May 13th, 2016
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The Fall of Israeli Agriculture

I’m sitting on a tractor surrounded by tons of cucumbers spread out on the ground. In a moment, I’ll supposed to drive over them with the tractor and crush them. Every bone in my body is refusing More...

Students come from many countries to learn Israeli agricultural techniques at AICAT. Photo courtesy
By Viva Sarah Press On Tuesday, May 10th, 2016
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Turning Israel’s Desert Into a Teaching Experience

  Israeli farmers are renowned for making the desert bloom. They’re also proving that this desolate area is fertile ground for a new crop of agriculturalists and agronomists. Midway between the Dead More...

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