Farmers warn: Imported tomatoes are diseased

Agriculturalists Federation says tomatoes from Jordan are not fit for human consumption, have viruses.Shimon Cohen, 11/3/2015, 10:17 PM

Officials: Meat, chicken shortage on the way - stock up now!

Meat and chicken could be in short supply in the coming days if veterinarians go on strike as planned, government officials said.Moshe Cohen, 10/25/2015, 6:08 PM

The Dairy Industry: Fewer Farms, but More Milk

Israeli dairy production per capita one of the highest worldwide, according to Agriculture Ministry report.Reut Hadar, 5/19/2015, 1:42 PM

Former Agriculture Minister Pesach Grupper Dies at 88

Former Agriculture Minister Pesach Grupper passed away Monday night at the age of 88.Elad Benari, 4/30/2013, 6:44 AM

More Negev Locust Snack Food Abounds ‘On the Wing’

Another new swarm of locusts has been spotted in southern Israel, as small groups break off from a “mother swarm” in Egypt.Hana Levi Julian, 3/10/2013, 3:29 PM

Agriculture Ministry: No Locusts to Plague Israel for Passover

Israeli authorities say they have managed to exterminate nearly all of the locusts that crossed the border into the country from Egypt.Hana Levi Julian, 3/7/2013, 2:24 PM

No Locusts Allowed to Plague Israel

A swarm of one million locusts that was headed north from southern Israel has been stopped dead in its tracks.Hana Levi Julian, 3/6/2013, 1:43 PM

Egg Producers: Pay Us More, Or We'll Break Them

Within days, they Israelis will begin to notice a shortage of eggs due to a strike called by egg producers.David Lev, 11/5/2012, 12:45 AM

Pesach, Yom Ha'atzmaut Have Cows on the Run

During the 5 weeks between Passover and Lag Ba'omer, meat consumption in Israel jumps. David Lev, 4/23/2012, 10:05 PM

Ministry to Tourists: Bring the Etrog, Leave the Lulav Behind

Visitors to Israel for Sukkot may bring an etrog with them, but not a lulav. The reason: Preventing agricultural disease in Israel.David Lev, 9/22/2011, 12:35 PM