Ein Vered

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Ein Vered
עֵין וֶרֶד
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Ein Vered is located in Israel
Ein Vered
Ein Vered
Coordinates: 32°15′55.8″N 34°56′0.23″E / 32.265500°N 34.9333972°E / 32.265500; 34.9333972Coordinates: 32°15′55.8″N 34°56′0.23″E / 32.265500°N 34.9333972°E / 32.265500; 34.9333972
District Central
Council Lev HaSharon
Affiliation Moshavim Movement
Founded 1930
Founded by Tel Aviv residents
Population (2015)[1] 1,470
Website www.ein-vered.com

Ein Vered (Hebrew: עֵין וֶרֶד‎, lit. Rose Spring) is a moshav in central Israel. Located in the Sharon plain, it falls under the jurisdiction of Lev HaSharon Regional Council. In 2015 it had a population of 1,470.

History[edit]

Ein Vered was established in the southern Sharon in 1930, by South African Jewry on land redeemed by the Jewish National Fund.[2] It was originally an intensive farming community.[2] In 1947 it had a population of 450.[2]

Citrus groves, field crops, beehives and flowers were the principal branches of agriculture.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "List of localities, in Alphabetical order" (PDF). Israel Central Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 16 October 2016. 
  2. ^ a b c Jewish National Fund (1949). Jewish Villages in Israel. Jerusalem: Hamadpis Liphshitz Press. p. 40. 
  3. ^ Farming history blooms in May

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