It is well known that the Land of Israel is a central meeting point for three continents: Asia, Europe and Africa. The 2013 International Exhibition for marketing of fresh agricultural produce took place in June at the hub of this meeting point, Tel Aviv.
Did you know? Israel's forests are not indigenous. Most of the trees in the Holy Land have been planted by human hands.
FACT: Going into the 21st century, Israel is one of only two countries that has increased its quota of trees.
Groups of Jews from Latin America plant trees in Israel, after visiting the sites where their people were murdered during the Holocaust in Poland. First they saw how the Nazis tried to destroy the life of the Jewish people, and then they flew to Israel to plant trees and celebrate Israel Independence Day with crowds of Israelis.