Israel and Jordan Sign Agricultural Agreement Ahead of Sabbatical Year
By DAVID HELLERMAN

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JERUSALEM, ISRAEL — August 17, 2021 — “Shmita” is the Biblical commandment for the land of Israel to lie fallow every seven years. Israel and Jordan signed an agreement to boost agricultural cooperation and sales ahead of the approaching Jewish sabbatical year. “Shmita,” as it is referred to in Hebrew, is the Biblical commandment for the land of Israel to …

TribuneIsrael and Jordan Sign Agricultural Agreement Ahead of Sabbatical Year
By DAVID HELLERMAN