Arava Expo Tour 2014
In January 2014 a group of 9 Ugandan and Tanzanian business people took part in an agricultural tour of Israel.
Professional Lecturers in various fields of agricultural technologies including water management and methods of irrigation, the growing of vegetables and other crops in greenhouses, all of which have been developed in Israel were included in this 7 day course.
Aside from the lectures the group visited farms and facilities, including fruit plantations, dairy farms and research centers to enable them to see the implemented methods first hand. They also attended the two day Open Day Arava Exhibition which is the largest annual agricultural even in Israel.
During their visit to Israel the group had the opportunity to also visit other sites in the North of the county such as Nazareth and others, as well as Jerusalem both Old and New.