Israel to boost ‘White Revolution’ in Haryana

On 25th September 2017, Mr.Uri Ariel, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development of Israel, announced that Israel will provide increased support to Haryana’s White Revolution, in Israel. Haryana’s Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare Minister Mr.Om Prakash Dhankar, met Israel’s Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Mr.Uri Ariel. Both the Ministers agreed on further co-operation in the fields of horticulture, dairy and exchange of research among students and specialists in universities of agriculture, horticulture and animal sciences. Israel is already working on five centres of excellence in Haryana. Israel is the world’s leading milk producer.  The average milk production in Israel is 32 kg per day. Haryana would adopt techniques and experience of Israel to increase average milk production.