agriculture

Finding Meaning in an Ancient Farming Law

Why Shmita, the commandment to let Israel's farmland rest every seven years, is relevant even for today's urban Diaspora Jews.

What Is Shmita, the Sabbatical Year?

The Torah calls for Jews to work the land six years and let it rest in the seventh.

Maimonides on Seder Zeraim

The sequence of the tractates in the Order

Reconnecting to Passover’s Roots

Using Passover as an opportunity to go green.