Head of the Delegation of the European Union to Israel visited MIGAL on Wednesday, June 29th, 2016.
Head of the Delegation of the European Union to Israel, Mr. Lars Faaborg-Andersen, First Counsellor, Head of Trade and Economics Section, Mr. Sándor Szelekovszky and Scientific Officer Ms. Alexandra Meir visited Northern R&D's Hula Orchard Farm and MIGAL's Tel-Hai laboratories on Wednesday, June 29th, 2016.
At the Hula Orchard Farm, The guests met Head of Northern R&D Elkana Ben-Yashar, Shlomi Kfir and Dr. Rakefet Sharon, who presented Northern R&D's activities and achievements. They learned about EU SCOW project, various agricultural activities and the special geothermal heated green house.
Avishai Levy, MIGAL's CEO, escorted the guests to MIGAL’s new laboratories at Tel-Hai Industrial Park. Mr. Levy and Prof. Uri Marchaim presented MIGAL's scientific activities and the various European projects MIGAL researches are involved in, especially CEREHA project. Finally they had conversation on MIGAL’s research and the equipment purchased as part of CEREHA, and discussions with some researchers.