Rivka Offenbach

Central and Northern Arava R&D
Vegetable and Bio Organic Agriculture Manager
Sapir, Arava, Israel
Role: the Professional Advisory Committee
Co-ordinates of research and development projects in vegetable, including, organic farming. The main vegetable crops are pepper, tomato, eggplant, melon, watermelon. The research focus is on crops grown under partial controlled environmental conditions, such as greenhouses, net-houses and walking tunnel. Specifically, we study the sustainable production under combined stress conditions (climate, salinity, water drought), efficient use of water and new crops cultivation.
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