Category: Agriculture

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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Precise agriculture benefits all farmers

admin | Agriculture, | November 9, 2018

Source:  IsraelAgri Farmers are enjoying precise agriculture supported by high tech from NaanDanJain and the Jain International Group. An interview with Mr. Maoz Aviv, head agronomist at NaanDanJain and manager of the agro-tech division In…

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Microscopic worms save Israel’s date industry

admin | Agriculture, | October 17, 2018

By Batya Jerenberg, World Israel News Volcani Agricultural Institute researchers have developed a biological weapon to save date palms from their deadliest pest. Researchers at the Volcani Agricultural Institute have made a discovery that will…

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Restoring plants’ capacity to cope with insect pests

admin | Agriculture, | October 17, 2018

Interview with Shay Shaanan – STK September 27, 2018 Shay Shaanan– Assistant CEO for Technological Business Development,  STK bio-ag technologies   In recent years the public’s awareness of environmental and food quality is on the…

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The first irrigation system with a brain

admin | Agriculture, | October 17, 2018

Source: IsraelAgri Israeli irrigation specialist Netafim recently launched  its new precision drip irrigation system NetBeat. The company likes to refer to it as the second revolution in smart (drip) irrigation. Netafim was established in 1965 in the Kibbutz…

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IsraelAgri – World Food Day 2018

admin | Agriculture, | October 17, 2018

Source:  IsraelAgri.com Food Tech Innovations: Towards ZeroHungerWorld by 2030 Click on www.israelagri.com to read the brochure which contains and explains the remarkable innovations.

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Fruit and vegetable wastage reduced by retail packaging

admin | Agriculture, | September 30, 2018

Source: IsraelAgri Food loss and waste The issue of food loss and waste reduction recently achieves much public attention as part of worldwide efforts to combat global hunger and improve food security.  Studies conducted by…

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Shading nets overcome damages from global warming

admin | Agriculture, | September 30, 2018

Source:  IsraelAgri Whether we’re talking about cold or hot global zones, for several years global warming is causing weather extremes and frequent conditions that have far-reaching influence on agriculture, farmers and horticulture in various zones.…

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Ultra-thin MA film revolutionizes packaging

admin | Agriculture, Uncategorized, | September 30, 2018

Source: Israel-Agri Modified Atmosphere Packaging (MAP) has been around for three decades already and in recent years it has gained acceptance, as the market appreciates its performance preserving the freshness of fresh produce and reducing…

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