Category: Agriculture

2019 OECD report positions Israel at the cutting edge of farming technology

admin | Agriculture, | July 11, 2019

Source: Embassy of Israel in SA The report findings are clear: Israel invests heavily in creating agricultural knowledge and innovative systems, which will preserve our position at the cutting edge of farming technology – in…

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How plant breeders can use drones most effectively

admin | Agriculture, | July 11, 2019

Source: IsraelAgri First-of-its-kind partnership combines research information management software solution with new-generation drone systems and aerial imagery analytics to empower seed companies At the annual ISF World Seed Congress, on June 3-5, Phenome Networks, a premier plant…

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When hi-tech meets agriculture

admin | Agriculture, | July 11, 2019

Source: IsraelAgri International Mega corporations meet Agro-tech companies July 2, 2019 Increasing awareness of the food crisis expected by 2050, together with regulation in the field of food safety, are the two primary causes of…

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Insects: A promising source of sustainable protein

admin | Agriculture, | July 11, 2019

Source: IsraelAgri Black Soldier Fly is the ultimate recycling machine made by nature Insects are a promising source for sustainable, alternative protein for the animal feed industry, vital to ensuring the well-being of a growing…

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Israel’s hi-tech agricultural solutions

admin | Agriculture, | July 11, 2019

By Batya Jerenberg, World Israel News Hundreds of company and state representatives from around the world came to hear about revolutionary Israeli products for the food industry. Israel showed off the cutting-edge technology that local…

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The first lab-grown meat in the world, from cow cells, not from cows!

admin | Agriculture, | May 22, 2019

Source: NoCamels Team Israeli slaughter-free meat startup Aleph Farms announced that it secured $12 million in Series A funding led by Singapore’s VisVires New Protein (VVNP), Cargill Protein, and M-Industry – the industrial group of Migros. Existing…

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Less sugar for healthier fruit drinks

admin | Agriculture, | May 22, 2019

Sales in the juice market have dipped sharply over the past decade due to the growing concerns about the levels of sugar and the high calorie count in the beverages.  In fact, fruit juice may contain as much sugar and calories…

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This drone can pick fruit!

admin | Agriculture, | May 22, 2019

Source: Calcalist Tech If the upkeep of your orchard is making you go bananas trying to come up with ways to increase fruitfulness, Israeli startup Tevel Aerobotics Technologies Ltd. may have a solution for you.Founded…

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Farmers across the globe are improving their crops with Israeli tech

admin | Agriculture, | May 22, 2019

Source: Israel21c It began with four cofounders in “garage” mode in 2015. Less than four years later, Israeli ag-tech company Taranis has nearly 60 employees, five overseas offices, two acquired companies and $30 million in investments. About…

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Drip irrigation to protect crops

admin | Agriculture, | March 4, 2019

Source:  Ben Gurion University of the Negev Bayer, Netafim and BGN Technologies, the technology transfer company of Israel’s Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU), announced a three-year research collaboration. The announcement was made at the Fruit…

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