EFRAT, YAACOV

EFRAT, YAACOV (1912–1977), agricultural researcher. Born in Poland, Efrat immigrated to Israel in 1936. He specialized in field agriculture, particularly in the various breeds of wheat used in Israel. He developed special systems for winter agriculture. Efrat received the Israel Prize in 1977 for services to agriculture.

Encyclopedia Judaica. 1971.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Kokhav Yaacov — Dieser Artikel behandelt unter anderem die israelische Siedlung Schilo, Silo. Für andere Bedeutungen von Silo, Schilo, Schiloh, Shiloh, Shilo siehe Silo (Begriffsklärung). Diese Liste israelischer Siedlungen führt alle größeren israelischen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • CULTURAL LIFE — Introduction The movement for the return to Zion which emerged as a force at the end of the 19th century was based on a variety of motivations, including the political – the demand for an independent homeland where the Jews could forge their own… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Joseph B. Soloveitchik — Infobox Person name = Rabbi Joseph Ber Soloveitchik image size = 186px caption = Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik of Yeshiva University birth date = February 27, 1903 birth place = Pruzhany, Belarus death date = Death date and age|1993|4|9|1903|2|27… …   Wikipedia

  • Motza — The Arza sanatorium, 1934 Motza (or Motsa) (Hebrew: מוֹצָא‎‎)ת is a neighbourhood in the western edge of Jerusalem, Israe …   Wikipedia

  • Mercaz HaRav massacre — Mercaz HaRav Massacre …   Wikipedia

  • ISRAEL PRIZE — The Israel Prize, instituted in 1953, is awarded by the minister of education and culture on the recommendation of judges appointed for each subject for outstanding work in the following fields: Jewish Studies (and Rabbinical Literature),… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.