01.21.2017 | 23 Tevet, 5777
Israeli security forces predict uptick in tensions as Trump inauguration looms near
Training for the next missile attack or earthquake to hit Israel
Erdan calls to probe Arab MKs after policeman’s death
Beduin allege police frame-up in teacher’s death
UN envoy: 'A true friend of Israel will enter the White House today'
MK Tzipi Livni threatened with arrest if she lands in Brussels
Netanyahu congratulates ‘my friend President Trump’
Israeli minister: We all pray for ‘serious, courageous’ President Trump
Jazz: Back to bassics
Top 10 things to do
Art: From the mysterious to the macabre
Beersheba firmly in control heading into Petah Tikva duel
Another humbling setback for Mac Tel Aviv
Yellow-and-blue braces for visit from Red Star Belgrade
J’lem brought to grinding halt in St. Petersburg
Leonardo DiCaprio showcases Israeli solar thermal plant on Instagram
Tech Talk: Israeli technology strong in TV industry
New device enables disabled people to summon their electric wheelchair
Weizmann Institute scientists ‘overhear’ viruses ‘conspiring’ to coordinate infections
Do Israeli coffee machines contain lead?
Ministry D-G: Country’s health system is starving
The West Bank has become Israel's garbage can
Greek energy developer: We are here to open the Israeli gas market
Drilling firm to pursue water, gas, oil projects
Hydroponic farm for refugees, foreign workers launches on Tel Aviv rooftop
Editor's Notes: The Gaza expert
Column One: Netanyahu's shameless opponents
Remembering Ari Rath
Middle America speaks, but the Coasters don’t hear
Trump to develop missile defense system against Iran, North Korea
The globalist: Barack Obama’s legacy in the Middle East
Blazing Tehran building collapses; 75 hurt, deaths feared
Outgoing US envoy says UN needs to 'push' Iran on arms embargo
Watch Live: Zarif discusses Iran's future foreign policy
House bill would target Iran's airline and test its nuclear deal
Rouhani: Trump's talk 'propaganda,' he can't cancel Iran nuclear deal
Report: Istanbul nightclub attacker says he was directed by ISIS
Families of Americans killed in ISIS attacks suing Twitter
8 Egyptian police killed in north Sinai attack
ISIS claims responsibility for Istanbul club attack
Jewish world weighs in on Ivanka and Jared's piety on inauguration day
Rabbi Hier remembers Zion and Jerusalem in benediction for President Trump
Soros: Trump is a ‘would-be dictator’ destined to fail
Yolocaust: What happens when you do yoga on top of a Holocaust memorial?
Israel secures top-10 ranking in 2017 Bloomberg Innovation Index
Israeli device to prevent GPS disruptions hits the market
Ramat Gan start-up wows elderly with robot helper
President Trump vows to 'unite the civilized world' against terrorism
Washington protests turn violent as Trump assumes presidency
Donald Trump is president
Trump hears sermon on biblical protection of Jerusalem before swearing-in
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
NY hassidic village loyal to Clinton despite Trump popularity among ultra-Orthodox
Trump reportedly picks friend of Jared Kushner to serve in administration
Trump calls UN 'sad,' days after Israeli settlements vote
Saddam Hussein's daughter touts Trump's 'political sensibility'
Dermer calls on Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
This week in 60 seconds: Attack or accident?
Metro Grapevine: Top tips
Parashat Shmot: Yes you can!
Ask the Rabbi: May Jews serve in foreign armies?
Podcast: Three Ladies, Three Lattes
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
Destination:Unknown, TEDx most recent event will be held in Tel Aviv
Palestinian flag-waving fan arrested after accosting models Bella Hadid, Kendall Jenner
Jewish comedian Chelsea Handler blames Kardashians for Trump election
Has actress Lindsay Lohan converted to Islam?
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
It’s time for wide
recognition of Palestine
Gotta have faith
Hemmed in from all sides
The challenges ahead
Art: Seeing between the lines
A voice from the past
Palmah vs Gandhi
to the limit
– and beyond
Employment population ratios
a survivor’s soul
Grapevine: Like clockwork
City Notes: TEDx takes Tel Aviv
Road to recovery – with the Stroke Club
A night for women – and men
Swings and roundabout jazz
לַעֲבוֹר אֶת הַקִיר
מַעַרְכוֹת בְּטִיחוּת אַקְטִיבִיוֹת
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Christians flock to Jordan River baptism site despite landmines
A poor, Catholic farmer's religious duty
The Roman Catholic Dutchwoman who hid Anne Frank and family
Accessible Garden and Pathways Inaugurated at ILAN Haifa
Russian-Speaking Journalist Deputation Visits Israel
Sierra Leone President Plants a Tree in the Grove of Nations
Celebrating 115 Years
We will win but how long will it take? Including Bibi's Building Bluff
Is a Jewish safe haven possible in the Diaspora; is America the “exception”?
Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
An Israel-based start-up offers home growers and small farmers a better way.
By MIRIAM KRESH
‘The only hope to move the continent forward is agriculture’
By SHARON UDASIN
The farmers were protesting government policy on a number of issues, including what they described as “wild and free” imports of produce, high water prices for agriculture and inadequate profit margi
Performed between Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur, the kaparot practice typically involves swinging a live chicken over one’s head.
"We're looking to find Israel companies that are building compelling intellectual technology here but are looking to get their product into North America."
Netafim acquired shares of the company that was its Central American distributor.
"Rwanda is one of the friendliest countries to Israel in Africa."
A trip by Bhutan’s agriculture and forests minister last week marked the first time a government official from the country visited Israel.
The Agriculture Ministry initially launched its "Half-Half" campaign about a month ago, to encourage fruit and vegetable consumption among members of the public, old and young.
An Israeli start-up, NRGene, is leading the way in genome mapping, DNA sequencing, and genetic analysis.
By NIV ELIS
Although Israel is one of the leaders in medical cannabis research, Israel is behind other countries in creating legal outlines for its use, both medical and recreational.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
500 million insects will head to Russia as part of the country's effort to help them improve their local agriculture markets.
Diplomats from 36 countries got a taste of innovation firsthand on a tour of the northwestern Negev, including communities close to Gaza, in honor of Israeli Agriculture Day.
Israeli fish breeders with get a one-time compensation of NIS 23 million for 2016.
This is not the first time Israel and California have paired up to beat the drought.
Zionist Union MK Eitan Broshi, who wrote the bill, said such moves needed serious debate.
Former health minister Yesh Atid MK Yael German said she would support the change.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
"From our point of view this is another proof of the effectiveness and impact of this project."
"Our inspection of slaughterhouses is rising to the next level...we must increase monitoring and enforcement or else these cases will not change," says agriculture minister.
Experts cautiously optimistic about future growth in mutual trade, research
Reduced supply has led to a rise in prices on supermarket shelves as a result.
The government elected to cancel regulated production quotas in the goat-milk sector, as well as remove an existing cartel in the poultry industry.
Uri Ariel: Zero tolerance regarding animal abuse.
Exports of fresh agricultural products fell from $1.5 billion in 2013 to $1.37b. in 2014.
Dr. Zvi Peleg wins Kaye Innovation Award for recognizing ancient crop’s ability to feed a hungry world.
The effort to bring 130 sheep to the Golan Heights from Canada has been inching along for nearly a year, with the reintroduction of the breed stymied by red tape between the two countries.
Agriculture Ministry: Livestock imported from Canada could potentially cause diseases
Fragilisés par des marges de profit de plus en plus réduites, la pénurie de main-d’œuvre
et l’importation à bas coûts, les cultivateurs israéliens sont en voie d’extinction
By PAUL ALSTER
La ferme Kaïma prend en charge les adolescents en décrochage scolaire et tente de les réinsérer en cultivant leur sens des responsabilités et leur épanouissement personnel
By SHARON AHARONI
La micro-irrigation aide à lutter contre la faim dans le monde. A l’origine de cette invention, Rafi Mehoudar et le kibboutz Hatzerim. L’histoire d’une réussite
Des chercheurs de l’Institut Volcani montrent leurs nouveaux produits à des chefs impatients de les découvrir
By AMY SPIRO
Kaima Farm catches teens before they fall out of the educational framework.
The cultivation of urban food-bearing trees offers a healthier state of affairs for all.
By BARRY DAVIS
The desire to live in the Land of Israel is multifaceted. For some of us, it is mainly an outgrowth of our awareness and desire to connect to this land’s history, while for others the excitement of building Israel’s future is the strongest bond.
By RABBI ARI KAHN
An abnormal number of the calves died during a flight from Hungary last week.
"The supermarket chains are greedy and the farmers and consumers are paying the price."
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Foreign Ministry deputy spokesman Eitan Weiss said this is the largest African delegation to arrive in Israel for years, “which is why this is a big deal.”
By HERB KEINON
A visit to an Israeli-run agricultural project illustrates how Israel is making inroads into Africa.
By HUNTER STUART
“Agriculture is not just a need, it’s a value,” said Rivlin.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
The Israeli director is reaching great heights of success with her debut film set on Jerusalem’s Mount of Olives.
By HANNAH BROWN
One of the major sore points are recent economic reforms that lowered tariffs for a number of imported food products, including eggs, for the next several months.
Following a meeting with the group’s secretary-general, Meir Tzur, Kahlon agreed to allow the farmers to propose an alternative plan.
The farmers came out strongly against the proposals on Tuesday.
Finance, Agriculture ministries planning to eliminate production quotas for eggs and dairy products.
Report included a detailed study of food waste in Israel – the first comprehensive study of its kind.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
While the Agriculture Ministry has long maintained that it should enforce Animal Welfare Law, activists have argued that the Environmental Protection Ministry would be preferable.
Israeli resolution promotes making agricultural technology more accessible in areas stricken by poverty, drought and hunger.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
World’s oldest domesticated fava seeds found in Galilee: "This is an important discovery, enabling a deeper understanding of the agricultural revolution in the southern Near East," says researcher.
The protesters say the government is “destroying agriculture in Israel.”
Agriculture Minister seeking alternative options to spaying and neutering program,
Finance Ministry says move will save NIS 100 million across sector.
By SHARON UDASIN,NIV ELIS
Although Israel produces the majority of the roughly 2 billion eggs consumed here annually, egg imports each year amount to about 100 million.
Chickens were being transported without a permit.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
While a nationalist motive has not yet been established, it is widely suspected that the perpetrators are Palestinian.
President offers to be the mouthpiece for Israel Vegetable Growers Association.
“Current projections suggest that even with improved crop yields, we will not be able to meet the world’s demand for food by 2050,” official says.
When he was approached in 1972 by the founders of the budding Netafim firm, Rafi Mehoudar had no idea he would soon develop one of the most widely used irrigation technologies around the world.
Under the program, farmer who agree to convert their pepper growing areas into spaces to develop other crops are eligible to receive grants.
Airport authorities set to return reptiles, which can be sold for up to NIS 2,000, to their country of origin.
Poor conditions, following stormy weather, caused the collapse of many net houses that protect crops and damage to the roots of many plants.
Scope of the tax evasion scam topped some NIS 36 million.
By BEN HARTMAN
The grant, whose application was facilitated by the New York-based American Friends of Hebrew University, will enable the establishment of a Unit of Correlative Microscopy at Rehovot campus.
Worms brought in as measure to eradicate pest threatening palm trees throughout the country.
Beer Yaakov sewage infrastructure has long been suffering repeated malfunctions, which have led to the "massive discharge of sewage to the city of Ness Ziona."
Of the orchards planted, there was a decline of 85% from the previous year for nectarines and peaches, a 79% decline for pears, and a 14% decline for citrus fruits.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
Tu B'Shvat booklet available on the Agriculture Ministry's website, free of charge, the ministry said.
Israeli Agriculture Ministry meet with Palestinian counterparts for information exchange regarding ongoing avian flu cases.
‘Corn Island’ is quiet but rewarding.
Thierry Malandain to tour Israel with his own magical ballet creation from three of Tchaikovsky’s quintessential works.
By ORI J. LENKINSKI
Researchers at Israel's Volcani Institute show off their new produce varieties to eager chefs.
Some 30,000 cases of H5N1 had been identified, with 15,000 resultant deaths and 10,000 other birds "destroyed."
The past year sees cattle and sheep thievery plummet the most.
Hit by tight profit margins, labor shortages and cheap imports, small farmers are a dying breed.
A nonagenarian kibbutznik’s lifelong crusade for organic farming has affected the entire Jewish state.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
Why not head north and celebrate the olive season? – Here are some ideas of how to do that
By MEITAL SHARABI
Discriminating consumers power the growing market for healthier produce in Egypt.
By JACOB WIRTSCHAFTER/THE MEDIA LINE
There is a feeling of wholesome and enthused intent about the place and the people who live there.
"Die Fledermaus is the epitome of madcap, gloriously, nonchalant, caution-to-the-wind fun."
Cheese maker Nanny Seyman, as head of the local International Cheese Guild, chooses contestants to represent Israel in the Mondial du Fromage
By SHANI SHAHMOON
Israeli start-up GreenWall’s unique solution to rising urbanization.
By RACHEL MYERSON
Kibbutz Sde Eliyahu’s BioBee labs give the world eco-friendly insects.
The vault has more than 860,000 samples, from almost all nations. Even if the power were to fail, the vault would stay frozen and sealed for at least 200 years.
Earlier this month, Recanati Winery presented first bottles of white wine grown from indigenous grape species.
Farm vehicle previously owned by late, former prime minister is up for bid on public auctioning website.
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
The theme of the upcoming Te’amim Ba’amakim (Flavors in the Valley) food festival is From Field to Plate.
By NERIA BARR
Friedman: “Imagine reading a headline in the newspaper saying Israel is saving the world from hunger,” instead of what you usually read from the Middle East.
By BRIAN BLUM
Bannon’s appointment as “chief strategist and senior counsel” last week courted controversy, including a condemnation from the Anti-Defamation League.
By LAHAV HARKOV