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Writing  the laws of Kashrut

Writing the laws of Kashrut

The thoughts and decisions behind the new volume of ‘Peninei Halakha’ dealing with kashrut The order in the new book differs from the order in the Shulchan Aruch: In Israel, the mitzvot dependent on the Land are once again the main laws. Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, 27/05/2018 11:15
'Judaism at its core is an agricultural religion'

'Judaism at its core is an agricultural religion'

Outside London, British Jewry's first communal farm in decades takes root.JTA, 05/05/2018 23:03
Israelis log out of high-tech jobs for a life offline

Israelis log out of high-tech jobs for a life offline

Disillusioned by hi-tech and high wages, young Israelis are returning to natural living.AFP, 28/08/2017 13:50
Farmers launch tractor protests against free trade

Farmers launch tractor protests against free trade

Israeli farmers demonstrate against low consumer prices and imported produce, demand government implement protectionist policies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/12/2016 14:46
12,000-year-old village shows start of farming

12,000-year-old village shows start of farming

Hebrew University researchers unearth ancient village in Jordan Valley showing 'crossroads of Paleolithic foragers and Neolithic farmers.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/02/2016 14:18
Heat Causes Millions in Damage to Israeli Crops

Heat Causes Millions in Damage to Israeli Crops

Regional heat wave hits Israel, with 250 notifications of agricultural damage received in a day and more predicted on the way.Yedidya Ben-Or, 03/08/2015 13:56
Jordan Valley the Heart of Israel, Say Volunteers

Jordan Valley the Heart of Israel, Say Volunteers

Members of youth organization World Beitar who are visiting Israel from Australia toured the Jordan Valley Wednesday.Moshe Cohen, 17/06/2015 20:48
Saving Israeli Farmers During Shmitta Year

Saving Israeli Farmers During Shmitta Year

Project in memory of soldier killed during the summer's Gaza war seeks to ease the financial burden on farmers during Sabbatical year.Moran Shirazi, 09/12/2014 12:52