16 November 2018 - 8 Kislev 5779 - ח' כסלו ה' אלפים תשע"ט
Agricultural Ministry signs MOU with Japan E-mail

Aiming to increase the quantity and quality of global food resources, Israel’s Volcani Center and Japan’s National Food Research Organization (NARO) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for agricultural research co-operation in March.

The agreement, signed at the Agriculture Ministry’s Volcani Center, calls for collaborative research projects in the fields of water technology, environmental protection, agricultural sustainability and plant sciences. Researchers and managers of NARO – a government body located near Tokyo with about 4,900 employees – recently visited the Volcani Center, where they viewed the site’s laboratories and innovation under development. Some of the technologies on display include robotic systems, and precision agriculture and irrigation systems used to improve new plant varieties, a statement from Volcani said.

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