Just two days before devastating Hamas attack, Kenaf Ventures met with partners at Kfar Aza, one of the worst-hit communities, to celebrate partnership, discuss future

By SUE SURKES 20 November 2023


Kenaf Ventures grows a species of hibiscus, Hibiscus cannabinus, that contains very strong fibers. The plant was first grown by the ancient Egyptians and used to create everything from bags to sails.

More recently, it has been found to be unusually good at absorbing carbon dioxide, whose emissions into the atmosphere are a major driver of climate change…..

full report: https://www.timesofisrael.com/environmental-startup-vows-to-return-to-devastated-kibbutz-and-help-rebuild-it/