Sustainability in Judaism
The idea of sustainability in Judaism and caring for nature is not a new concept, but rather an ancient one. Just as the body needs to rest, so does the earth, the land. The Shmita year invites us to look at the world around us and care for its needs, to see nature not as a resource for me but as a treasure we need to preserve and protect for everyone.
Behar: Sustainable Farming
in the Torah
Shmita in Action in KKL-JNF Nurseries
The Climate Song
Let the Land Rest: Lessons from Shmita,
the Sabbatical Year
Could the Ancient Jewish Practice of Shmita
Be a New Tool for Sustainable Agriculture?