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The Future of Farming
Contrary to popular belief, Israel did not invent the cherry tomato, but rather commercialized the growing and consumption practice. This is typical of the “startup nation” mentality – strong academic research backed by industrial buy-in, to profit from limited and diminishing economic resources. Coupling the above with entrepreneurial mindset means that technological inventions, such as the aforementioned, proves that Israel as a country is well-respected globally as an enterprising nation in the agriculture technology (agritech) space. So, what’s next?Read on to learn about the 5 universal challenges and which companies are solving them around the world: https://israeltrade.org.au/2022/02/16/the-future-of-farming/
16 February 2022 by Jeremy Ungar

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Fish Can Work Day and Night
Even fish can work.  The amazing acts like eating and producing waste that fish do, is the perfect fertilizer for growing plants.  Aquaponics is just like a natural ecosystem. Aquaponics represents the relationship between water, aquatic life, bacteria, nutrient dynamics, and plants which grow together in  places like waterways  throughout the  world.  Exchanging the waste by-product from the fish as a food for the bacteria, to be converted into a perfect fertilizer for the plants, and then  to return the water in a clean and safe form to the fish is how these systems work creating tremendous yields. 
4 February 2022 by April Chepovs...

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Its Not Too Late for a Date with A Cow..
Thinking of helping organizations committed to organic farming? If you want  to create a  date for Valentine's Day, look no farther. Last year, New Hampshire offered  a 15 minute date package with a cow for consumers on Zoom as a way to donate to an agricultural charity.The  proceeds from the dates that were in high demand were donated to Wolfe’s Neck, an organization committed to organic farming, innovative soil health research, and future farmers. The company also helps local dairy producers by providing access to research grants.
27 January 2022 by April Chepovs...

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AgTech robots that could make agriculture carbon negative
Aigen is building solar-powered, autonomous robots using computer vision. In its first incarnation, the robot is coverin
26 January 2022 by IdeaSpies

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How to Fetch $1 Million Dollars For A Bottle Of Wine
Twelve Bottles of Bordeaux were aged in space for 438 days and 19 hours on the International Space Station.  The experiment was to see how microgravity or weightlessness effects wine as it ages before returning to earth on SpaceX Dragon, The red wine was seen to be further evolved by 2-3 years  that came back from space compared to the ones that stayed on earth for 438 days and 19 hours. According to Christie's the price for such a bottle will sell on earth for about $1million.
9 January 2022 by April Chepovs...

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French plastic packaging ban for fruit and vegetables
A law banning plastic packaging for large numbers of fruits and vegetables  starts today in France. It en
1 January 2022 by IdeaSpies