Short Term Courses

AICAT ADVANCED AGRICULTURAL STUDIES

AICAT – Arava International Center for Agriculture Training is pleased to invite you to participate in a professional short term course in agriculture, rural development, innovation and management.

Israel stands at the international forefront of advanced agriculture. It’s a world leader in agricultural technologies, agricultural research and development and desertification – all these despite a rainfall of less than 1 inch per year.

The Central Arava region, located in south of Israel, is a designated area. 600 farms grow vegetables and fruits, the majority for export, using progressive methods based on the most advanced technology and knowledge in the world. Each farm is a competitive production unit, continuously striving to increase output, improve product quality and reach new markets and profits.

The program includes lectures, professional tours in farms and entrepreneurships in the Arava and in other relevant location.

Courses Topics
Advanced Agriculture methods
Farm Management
Integrated Pest Management
Research, development and innovation of new products
Post Harvest and Marketing system
Food Safety & Security
Water Management, effective water use.
From farmer to entrepreneur
Aquaculture

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