Veterinary services launch investigation after 100 of 1,200 shipped calves perish on board. Flights were to replace cruel maritime voyages endured by hundreds of thousands of young animals each year.
Before Havana cut ties, Cuba’s Jewish ambassador in Tel Aviv proved that the communist leader was right about the prodigious milk production of Israeli goats, and sent his boss a plane filled with them.
The Agriculture Ministry's program is carried out by an organization that specializes in Jewish identity education – apparently without the involvement of the Education Ministry.
Israeli agriculture minister's present to Russian PM may have been equipped with U.S. technology, not approved for export to Russia. ■ Israel may not be in the clear with Russia, either - they want the remote control.
Following launch of new Health Ministry reform, Super-Pharm is discussing distribution and sales possibilities; meanwhile, over 200 have applied for permits to grow and sell the substance.
Moshavim around Latrun working some 370 acres of West Bank land that was handed to them by government authority in the 1980s; Palestinians torn on whether to fight in Israeli High Court of Justice.
Even though Kibbutz Merav has evacuated the plots, given to it illegally in 1980s, the security barrier still prevents Palestinian farmers from accessing it.
If fresh meat is to be imported, at least, 'live exports' – or, more appropriately, 'death shipments' of animals for slaughter – should be banned.
Thanks to decades of work aimed at improving the growing conditions and the quality of the fruit, Israel now boasts the world’s highest yield per acre.
The big question is whether the Volcani Institute for Agricultural Research can be moved from the center of the country to the north.