HaYogev

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HaYogev
הַיּוֹגֵב
HaYogev is located in Israel
HaYogev
HaYogev
Coordinates: 32°36′42.48″N 35°12′16.92″E / 32.6118000°N 35.2047000°E / 32.6118000; 35.2047000Coordinates: 32°36′42.48″N 35°12′16.92″E / 32.6118000°N 35.2047000°E / 32.6118000; 35.2047000
Council Jezreel Valley
Region Lower Galilee
Affiliation Moshavim Movement
Founded 1949
Founded by Bnei Akiva members
Population (2015)[1] 632
Name meaning The Farmer
Website www.hayogev.org.il

HaYogev (Hebrew: הַיּוֹגֵב‎, lit. The Farmer) is a moshav in northern Israel. Located around seven kilometres west of Afula, it falls under the jurisdiction of Jezreel Valley Regional Council. In 2015 it had a population of 632.[1]

The moshav was founded in 1949 by a youth group from Austria, Germany, Romania and Israel who were members of the abandoned kibbutz of Beit Eshel.

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  1. ^ a b "List of localities, in Alphabetical order" (PDF). Israel Central Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 16 October 2016. 

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