The Embassy of Israel to South Africa cordially invites you to:
ISRAEL FIELDCROP SEMINAR
PARADYS EXPERIMENTAL FARM, BLOEMFONTEIN
WEDNESDAY 29TH FEBRUARY 2, 2012
The highlights of Israeli Agriculture include:
- Application methods for growing crops in regions with unsuitable soil
- Application of post-harvest methods, means and treatment for lengthening shelf life and preventing crop rotting
- Greenhouse systems, including specialized plastic films and heating, ventilation and structure systems, enabled farmers to grow more than three million roses per hectare per season and an average of 300 tons of tomatoes per hectare per season, four times the yields of open fields.
- Innovative technologies and accessories such as drip irrigation, automatic valves and controllers, automatic filtration, low discharge sprayers, use of low saline content water, mini- sprinklers, compensated drippers and sprinklers.
IssacIssac, Agricultural Attaché, Embassy of Israel to South Africa
Israeli’s Support of Emerging Farmers in South Africa
Gaby Levanon, Regional Manager, Netafim
Subsurface drip Irrigation
Or Pearl, Trade Attache, Embassy of Israel to South Africa
Israeli agricultural innovations