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Curbing liver fat is the key to reducing obesity

admin | Uncategorized, | July 17, 2019

Source: The Times of Israel Study using MRIs finds getting rid of fat in the liver, pancreas and around the heart more important to long-term health than shedding stomach fat; recommends Mediterranean diet Illustrative image…

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Food innovation in marketing and packaging

admin | Uncategorized, | May 22, 2019

Source: Israel Agri Marketing and packaging of fresh produce had a major presence at the 4th Seeds & Chips summit in Milan, offering us a glimpse at new trends and technologies that are likely to land in…

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Israel’s agritech could stem the world’s looming food crisis

admin | Uncategorized, | May 22, 2019

Source: NoCamels Team A rapidly growing world population coupled with an imminent climate crisis keeps pushing the planetary boundaries beyond their maximum capacity, and one of the most impacted sectors by these dramatic shifts is…

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Seaweed: The future of sustainable farming

admin | Uncategorized, | February 15, 2019

By Omer Kabir Marine biologist Yossi Tal, the chief technology officer of algae farming company Seakura Ltd., sees seaweed as the future of sustainable farming— a way to produce more nutritious foodstuff in a cost-efficient,…

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At the forefront of Israeli cyber innovation

admin | Uncategorized, | January 29, 2019

Source: Forbes Magazine Zohar Rozenberg (Col. Ret.) is VP, Cyber Investments at Elron Electronic Industries. Zohar serves , as board member of several companies and a member at R.D.C , Rafael Advanced Defence Systems’ commercialization arm, in…

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“We can build robots to wipe out cyber-crime completely”

admin | Uncategorized, | January 29, 2019

By: Yonah Jeremy Bob, Jerusalem Post     A man holds a laptop computer as cyber code is projected on him. Robots can be built and trained to outpace and wipe out most of the ability…

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A Bluetooth sensor that harvests energy from radio waves

admin | Uncategorized, | January 29, 2019

Source:  CTech Amazon Web Services (AWS), Samsung Ventures, and Avery Dennison participated in a $30 million series B funding round by Wiliot Ltd., a semiconductor startup headquartered in Israel and San Diego, the latter recently…

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Optimising water consumption, autonomous irrigation

admin | Uncategorized, | January 21, 2019

Source: Calcalist Johannesburg-listed chemical company AECI Ltd., through its agricultural chemicals subsidiary Nulandis (Pty) Ltd., signed a collaboration agreement recently with Israel-based agrotech company SupPlant Ltd., according to Oded Rahav, head of business development at SupPlant.…

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Never get lost again!

admin | Uncategorized, | January 7, 2019

Source: CTech – CALCALIST We’ve all been there: trying to hold coffee in one hand, a mobile phone in the other, engage in conversation and navigate, all at the same time. Multitasking can be challenging,…

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A novel new ‘green’ preservative from the old yellow spice

admin | Uncategorized, | January 3, 2019

Source: IsraelAgri The microbial contamination of food has two major negative consequences Victor Rodov vrodov@agri.gov.il December 21, 2018 Why do we need “green” food preservatives? The microbial contamination of food has two major negative consequences. Microorganisms…

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