Category: Agriculture

Planting a smarter seed

admin | Agriculture, | February 15, 2019

Equinom‘s Non-GMO technology shapes the future of plant protein and creates new ecosystem Planting a Smarter Seed  Equinom Ltd., a seed tech start-up, is combining natural breeding techniques with proprietary algorithms to produce high-functioning, non-genetically modified organism…

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How Israel planted the seeds of its agritech success

admin | Agriculture, | February 15, 2019

Source: Ministry of Economy and Industry Even prior to statehood, Israel’s pioneers set out to cultivate the land, tackling the challenges posed by limited natural resources by setting up agricultural communities such as kibbutzim and…

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Advanced technology produces herb seedlings

admin | Agriculture, | January 29, 2019

Source: IsraelAgri An interview with Doron Naveh, Afula Nursery Manager, and Eyal Kleinberger, Herbs & Perennials Product Manager at Hishtil Culinary experts worldwide have already become accustomed to using fresh herbs, and in recent years…

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Automated functional packaging for fresh produce

admin | Agriculture, | January 29, 2019

Source: IsraelAgri Growing demand for functional packaging of fresh produce that is suited for automation has prompted StePac L.A. Ltd. to tailor its branded range of Xtend® Modified Atmosphere/Modified Humidity (MA/MH) packaging solutions to be compatible…

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Way beyond watermelons!

admin | Agriculture, | January 29, 2019

Source: IsraelAgri Interview with Ofir Elasar– Origene Seeds January 24, 2019 Origene Seeds is known worldwide primarily as a  Cucurbit  company with high quality products of Watermelon, Melons and others . Since its establishment 15 years…

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New precision irrigation technology

admin | Agriculture, | January 3, 2019

Source: IsraelAgri Advanced technologies to reduce water consumption: up to 30% with integrated smart irrigation systems November 25, 2018 During the first week of November, we visited the EIMA held for the 47th year in…

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Soybeans resistant to roundworm

admin | Agriculture, | January 3, 2019

Source: Evogene Evogene Ltd. (NASDAQ, TASE: EVGN), a leading biotechnology company developing novel products for life science markets & TMG – Tropical Melhoramento & Genética S/A, a leading plant breeding company aiming to develop genetic…

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First cell grown steaks – hooray!

admin | Agriculture, | January 3, 2019

Source: Aleph Farms Aleph Farms Ltd has kicked off the first cell-grown minute steak, delivering the full experience of meat with the appearance, shape, and texture of beef cuts. The food tech start-up’s new product demonstrates…

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Top tomato innovations from Israeli experts

admin | Agriculture, | November 9, 2018

By Abigail Klein Leichman Israeli seeds are prized everywhere for growing tomatoes that taste better, last longer, resist disease and pack a stronger nutritional punch. Cherry tomatoes for sale in Petah Tikva Next time you…

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Creative solutions for water supply and precise irrigation

admin | Agriculture, | November 9, 2018

Source:  IsraelAgri Interview with Tal – Agronomist with the IRRI-Al-Tal Company, tal@irri-altal.com October 24, 2018 Planning irrigation and water supply systems is an interesting and challenging field. All the more so in developing countries where, beyond…

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