Category: Agriculture

Sweet bell pepper tree is a world-first

admin | Agriculture, | October 10, 2016

World’s first sweet bell pepper tree Israeli propagator Hishtil introduces new capsicum trees for your balcony or garden. Israeli propagator Hishtil recently introduced a new tree that blossoms edible capsicums in a variety of colors. Hishtil says the tree –called…

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Protein from the smallest vegetable is a substitute for meat and seafood

admin | Agriculture, | October 10, 2016

The Game-Changing Green Mankai is a whole leaf vegetable-protein source plant with extraordinary nutritional value—higher than any whole protein on the market. The vitamin- and mineral-rich Mankai plant was bred from a species whose origins…

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Ground-breaking China-Israel partnership

admin | Agriculture, | October 10, 2016

Kingenta Leads Ground-breaking Sino-Israeli Agricultural Partnership BEIJING, June 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Kingenta Ecological Engineering Group Co., Ltd. (Kingenta) has announced the launch today of a Kingenta-led major agricultural partnership between Israel and China at…

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Creating miracles from nothing! (Watch this…)

admin | Agriculture, | October 10, 2016

If you’re interested in anything agricultural or environmental, you cannot afford NOT to watch this astounding presentation! WATCH HERE

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Israeli company poised to become a key microgreen protein supplier

admin | Agriculture, | October 10, 2016

Hinoman ingredient granted ‘regarded as safe’ designation A vegetable whole-protein ingredient from Israeli manufacturer Hinoman has been self-affirmed as generally recognised as safe (GRAS), the company has confirmed. Hinoman was granted GRAS designation for use…

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Key milestone reached in product program for new chemical herbicides

admin | Agriculture, | October 10, 2016

Evogene Announces Discovery and Validationof Novel Plant Targets for Herbicides – Newly discovered targets predicted to represent new modes of action –  REHOVOT, Israel, Jul 29, 2015 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Evogene Ltd. (NYSE; TASE:EVGN), a…

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Analysis: Farming lessons from arid Israel

admin | Agriculture, | October 7, 2016

Established in 1948, Israel has a total land area of 21 000 square kilometres, of which just 4 100 square kilometres, or 20 percent, is arable. Over half the country is arid or semi-arid, and…

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Scientists have taken years: start-up only months!

admin | Agriculture, | October 7, 2016

Start-up cracks wheat genome – in months, not years Breakthrough by NRGene paves way to genetically engineer breeds of wheat that can thrive in hot, dry climates For a decade, dozens of scientists in 55…

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Vietnam’s largest greenhouse

admin | Agriculture, | October 7, 2016

TAP Tech Behind Vietnam’s Largest Greenhouse The Vietnamese company VinGroup’s subsidary VinEco has begun the construction of the largest greenhouse in Vietnam using Israeli technology. The 24.5 hectare greenhouse in the northern Vinh Phuc province…

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Intensive strawberry farming

admin | Agriculture, | October 7, 2016

The Hanging Gutter System The hanging gutter system was adapted to local conditions and tried across the world. The containers (troughs) can be of different types. On the following page you see ones made of…

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