Let's be realistic, anno 2007/5768 people simply cannot afford to loose money over a rule made up thousands of years ago. The farmers and consumers are going to pay big time for a sabbatical in this field. Cut the crap and start living in our present time, not in the dark ages.
Law expanding definition of terrorist activity passes first Knesset reading (Haaretz)
from the article: Observing shmita sensibly