Site preparation work executed by KKL-JNF is nearing completion and on March 17, school children from Hura spent the day planting a 300 tree olive grove on the project site. These tress were acquired two years ago and cared for at the project nursery. They will be harvested for production of high quality olive oil.
In the spring of 2008, I had the privilege of meeting with Ibrahim Al Atrash, leader of Sheep Growers Association of the Unrecognized Villages, in his tent encampment just north of the Negev town of Beer Sheva. read more »