Dr. Isaac NIR
Genesis Seeds Ltd.
Isaac Nir has more than 25 years of experience in all
aspects of the floriculture and horticulture industries, including plant propagation, cut flower production, agricultural
marketing and market evaluation.
He received his PhD in
horticulture in 1977 from the Faculty of Agricultural of the
Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He gained
practical experience in all aspects of horticulture in the United
States, Holland and Japan.
Dr. Nir is the inventor of the ‘Aeropoponic Growing and Propagation
System' and has developed many
horticultural projects in Israel, South America, South Africa,
Spain, Turkey, India and Egypt. He has served as a
consultant and researcher for the World Bank and is teaching
Horticulture at the Faculty of Agricultural of the Hebrew
University of Jerusalem.
Dr. Nir teamed up
with Emanuel "Manny" Shemin in 1991 to establish Genesis Seeds.