Israel Faces A Serious Environmental and Agricultural Problem Israeli beef Cattle Are Failing to Thrive in its Desert

Environment • Poor disease resistance, genetic diseases, high losses due to predators • Soaring feed costs, they do not eat shrubs, tree leaves, or cactus • Calf losses (as high as 30%), low reproduction rates • Poor mothering skills, birth complications Our Texas Longhorn Cattle Eco Project Will Help Israeli Farms and Ranches • Longhorns can eat invasive shrubs and cacti (decreasing fire hazards) • Longhorns have higher reproduction rates and very low loss rates • Longhorns have excellent calving and mothering abilities • Longhorns solve the problem of rising feed costs • Longhorns protect their calves from predators • Longhorns are highly resistant to diseases Help Us Bring Texas Longhorn Cattle to Israel. We need Your Donations to Make This a Reality. $265,000 is needed to start ISRAEL LONGHORN PROJECT Robin Rosenblatt M.Sc. 815 Hill St. # 5, Belmont, CA 94002; (650) 631-9270 robin@longhorn-project.org / www.longhorn-project.org A Guidestar.org - Nonprofit # 74-3177354

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