Category: Agriculture

How Israel feeds the world

admin | Agriculture, | October 7, 2016

12 Top Ways Israel Feeds the World From drip irrigation to natural pesticides, Israeli innovations are helping to fill hungry bellies everywhere, but particularly in the developing world. Food security is a major concern for…

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Superfood sesame for a hungry planet

admin | Agriculture, | October 7, 2016

Superfood Sesame for a Hungry Planet Israeli scientist wins innovation award for increasing the ancient crop’s yield, size and nutrition profile. Sesame seeds aren’t just little white specks on top of hamburger buns. Chock full…

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Agritech marvels coming to your world

admin | Agriculture, | October 7, 2016

New fund aims to bring Israeli agritech marvels to the world Hebrew University’s Yissum tech transfer company sets out to commercialize local innovative agricultural technologies An edible biodegradable film that would extend the shelf life…

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‘Snow White’ – not a princess but a new apple!

admin | Agriculture, | October 7, 2016

A New Israeli Apple “Snow White” A new apple called Snow White was launched after seven years of research, in the North of Israel. The Snow White apple was developed over seven years by Northern…

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Innovative R&D for seed coating

admin | Agriculture, | October 7, 2016

A New Laboratory brings innovative R&D for seed coating Seed coating is now days a common practice for most seed companies, giving the seeds a better protection against pests and diseases by binding active ingredients…

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Israeli resolution on agritech wins broad support at UN

admin | Agriculture, | October 7, 2016

Ambassador Danon criticizes Arab states that did not vote for proposal, saying they ‘put politics before people’ An Israeli resolution on agricultural technology was adopted with broad support at the United Nations on Friday, in…

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Optimising irrigation practice

admin | Agriculture, | October 7, 2016

Israeli agriculture technology Phytech harvests their Series A This data driven agritech company is using analytics to help farmers make the most out of their crops The Israeli agriculture technology company Phytech has announced that…

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No poison needed for bad bugs

admin | Agriculture, | October 7, 2016

Israeli start-up keeps bad bugs at bay, no poison needed EdenShield’s GateKeeper kept almost 100% of crop-destroying pests out of greenhouses — without pesticides Farmers face a major crisis today — a “Damned if you…

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Better fish for the world!

admin | Agriculture, | October 6, 2016

The Israeli tech start-up out to beat the ‘fish cartel’ Having developed a cage to manage open-sea fish farming, Subflex hopes to bring healthier and cheaper fish to consumers everywhere Although Israel enjoys miles and…

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Use bugs to get rid of pests

admin | Agriculture, | October 6, 2016

Got a pest problem? Buy some more bugs instead of poison BioBee, a world leader in biological pesticide solutions for farms, is bringing its tech to the home gardener With spring coming, home gardeners are…

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