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Posted on 1/15/2014 by Israel Today in jewish national fund Tu Bishvat Trees new year plant the land

"And when you come into the land and have planted all kinds of trees for food..." 
Leviticus, 19:23 In the Jewish calendar Tu Bishvat is marked as the New Year of trees.

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Record-Breaking Tree Planting Reported

Posted on 2/13/2013 by Miriam Cohen in Israel Israel Today JNF Tu Bishvat Purim Efi Stenzle Carmel

Israel Today staff and the people of Israel celebrated the Tu Bishvat holiday by planting trees. The Jewish National Fund reported that a record 600,000 trees were planted over the holiday. Israel Today joined over 260 cities, towns and communities throughout Israel and hundreds of thousands of Israelis participated throughout the country to make the record possible.

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A Tree for Every Rocket

Posted on 2/3/2013 by Miriam Cohen in Israel Israel Today JNF Tu Bishvat Rockets Gaza Strip Nahal Oz

Israeli soldiers planted trees on Tu Bishvat in order to protect residents who live under rocket fire every day. Help us replant the land.

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