Category: Agriculture

Turning cow patties into clean energy

admin | Agriculture, | August 7, 2019

By Aimee Teplitskiy Agriculture contributes to greenhouse gas emissions, but an Israeli startup has a solution for treating agricultural waste through biogas production. Cows produce millions of tons of harmful waste every year. One Israeli…

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Dehumidification solutions for greenhouses and growing facilities

admin | Agriculture, | August 7, 2019

“DryGair” continues to provide dehumidification solutions for greenhouses and growing facilities. As part of their drive to broaden target audience exposure, the company participated in Amsterdam’s GreenTech June 11-13.  They exhibited together with “Royal Brinkman” in…

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Airbus space imagery helps agriculture

admin | Agriculture, | August 7, 2019

Source: IsraelAgri Airbus is a proven, world-renowned leader in the global aerospace industry. However, for over 20 years, it is also active in the agricultural sector. Currently Airbus operates, together with French farmers from the…

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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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