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ארכיון פוסטים מהקטגורי 'applications'

Novel Biocontrol Method for Protecting Plants

Yissum Introduces a Novel Biocontrol Method for Protecting Plants from Pathogens Using Yeast Isolated from Strawberry Leaves
Novel biocontrol agent is environmentally-friendly, non-toxic and effective for a large variety of plants
Jerusalem, Israel, July 23, 2012 - Agriculture relies heavily on the use of pesticides in order to maximise crop yield. However, the widespread use of chemical [...]

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Hebrew University student turns paper mill waste into ‘green’ material for industrial applications
Jerusalem, August 1, 2011 – A method to use paper millwaste to produce ecologically friendly, industrial foams from renewable resources has been developed by a graduate student in agriculture at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Foams are used for numerous day-to-day uses, including in [...]

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Raising fish anywhere - even in the desert

By David Shamah
With fewer fish in the sea with each passing year, Israel's Grow Fish Anywhere has found a way to grow them in the desert, based on research done at the Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment
"There's plenty of fish in the sea," the old saying goes - but that's [...]

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'Toothpaste' helps Israeli kangaroos bounce back to health
Innovative medicinal application developed by Hebrew U. scientists fights gum diseases in kangaroos
Kangaroos living incaptivity all over the world are known to suffer from "lumpy jaw disease", which results in periodontal diseases, severe gingivitis and abscesses which may lead to death in high percentages. However, scientists from [...]

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