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Entrepreneur Sees a Future Filled with Seawater Seaweed Farming Pools

22.01.19|Omer Kabir
Marine biologist Yossi Tal, the chief technology officer of algae farming company Seakura, sees seaweed as the future of sustainable farming
קנאביס קנביס רפואי מריחואנה יצוא

Canada’s MedC to Develop Cannabis-Based Cancer Treatment Based on Israeli Technology

MedC previously invested in the development of the treatments at Israel’s agricultural research organization, Volcani Center
מיכל האמוניה אמוניה חיפה כימיקלים

Israeli Haifa Chemicals Attracts a New Bidder

17.10.18|Golan Hazani
Israel-based specialty fertilizer manufacturer Haifa Chemicals is one of the biggest global suppliers of potassium nitrate

Scientists on a Mission to Save Squashed Israeli Watermelon

13.08.18|Ilana Kuriel, Ynet News
After a barrage of complaints from consumers and sharp decline in sales, agricultural researchers are trying to bring the flavor back to the Israeli watermelon
 טלי נחושתן מנכ"לית InnovoPro תחרות פודטק 2018

Alternative Protein Startups Win Calcalist’s Foodtech Innovation Competition

09.08.18|Tomer Hadar, Naomi Zoref, and Inbal Omer
InnovoPro, which develops a technology for extracting concentrated protein from chickpeas, and Hargol FoodTech, a commercial grasshopper farming startup, were selected out of 10 finalists
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Israeli Cannabis Export Reform Still Deadlocked

29.07.18|Zvi Zerahia
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu approved the export reform a few months ago but conditioned it on interministerial agreement
פייסבוק מארק צוקרברג בית הנבחרים

CTech's Weekly Roundup of Israeli Tech News

A Facebook executive defends the company’s transparency reforms. The downward trend in acquisitions of Israeli tech companies. World Bank says Palestinian tech is growing
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Gene Discovery Startup Announces Breakthrough on Drought-Tolerant Crops

09.07.18|Asaf Shalev
Israel’s PlantArcBio has isolated the genes that help desert organisms survive. Now, the University of Wisconsin-Madison will test the genes’ impact on soybean yields
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Dutch Animal Feed Company Nutreco Invests in Medical Aquafarming Startup ViAqua

ViAqua develops a particle-based matrix for delivering antiviral medication to shrimp
דבש דבורים כוורות פנאי

Automated Pollination Company Edete Raises $3 Million

17.06.18|Meir Orbach
Edete develops and manufactures an automated fruit orchard pollination system that reduces dependency on insect-based pollination
חווה תותים ב בריטניה חקלאות

India’s Mahindra Launches Joint Venture With Israeli AgTech Company

24.05.18|Hagar Ravet
Israeli protected agriculture company Top Greenhouses expects the deal to generate more than $10 million in sales over the next three years
שדה דגן במדינת אילינוי ארה"ב

Israeli Agricultural Intelligence Company Taranis Buys Aerial Imaging Company Mavrx

Mavrx provides satellite and aerial high-resolution full-field imaging to agriculture professionals through a fleet of 60 planes
חווה ב בריטניה חקלאות תותים

Plant Breeding Startup Rootility Raises $10 Million

08.05.18|Amarelle Wenkert
The Israel-based company develops root-focused plant breeding methods that increase crop yields, and improve plant tolerances to heat, cold, and soil borne diseases
רחפן ריסוס חקלאות

Things to Consider When ‘Growing’ an Israeli Startup in the U.S.

09.04.18|Tomer Tzach
With more than 470 ag-tech startups, Israel’s agricultural expertise and the country’s vibrant startup scene is bearing fruit, but there are common mistakes local ag-tech entrepreneurs make when trying to grow their presence in the U.S.
כנס כלכליסט ניו יורק רועי דגני אירודרום

Agritech Drone Startup Aerodrome Monitors Crops From the Sky

16.03.18|Hagar Ravet
Drones are the future of agriculture, said Roy Degani, CEO of drones developer Aerodrome, during Calcalist's Mind the Tech conference held this week in New York
ענבים רובי רומאן

Precise Tree and Vine Irrigation Startup Saturas Raises $4 Million

27.02.18|Tofi Stoler
Among investors is Spanish winemaker Miguel Torres Winery
מפעל נטפים ב קיבוץ מגל

Mexichem Completes 80% Acquisition of Drip-Irrigation Company Netafim

11.02.18|Golan Hazani
The deal values the Israel-based drip-irrigation pioneer at $1.9 billion
בנימין נתניהו ראש ממשלת הודו נרנדה מודי בשדה התעופה של מומביי

Six Focus Points for Indo-Israeli Collaboration

14.01.18|Devsena Mishra
On Sunday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu began his state visit to India. Entrepreneur Devsena Mishra outlines possible collaboration areas between the two states
תירס Corn אבוג'ן Evogene

DuPont-Pioneer, Evogene Announce Up to 20% Increased Corn Yield in Trials

11.01.18|Lilach Baumer and Dror Reich
Evogene uses computational predictive biology to develop novel crop strains and pesticides. Further trials are required before commercialization