Israel was founded in 1948 as a home for Jews throughout the world. During the years thereafter many immigrants brought all kinds of skills to the country. New industries, technologies and farming techniques have been developed and the standard of living is high.
Along the coast of Israel is a fertile plain. This is the country’s most important farming and industrial region. Hills run down the center of Israel from north to south. There are farms in the valleys, but much of the land is used for grazing. Various northern and eastern parts of Israel were once infertile, as was the arid...More