Agricultural Research Organization, Volcani Center, is located at Beit Dagan, Israel. The organization was founded in 1921 in Ben Shemen, Israel, by Yitzhak Elazari Volcani. The organization conducts research on plant sciences, animal sciences, plant protection, soil and environmental sciences, food sciences, and agricultural engineering.
The Agricultural Research Organization has three regional campuses at Beit Dagan, Newe Ya'ar, and Gilat. As, Israel is a semi-arid redion, the focus of the organization is to improve the agricultural sector by conducting research on seed quality, irrigational facilities, pest control.
The ARO Volcani center has collaborations with many Israeli universities such as Tel Aviv University; University of Haifa; and Ariel University. The organization also has post-doctoral fellowship, to encourage young scientists.
The following is the list of scholars from ARO Volcani Center who contributed and/or serves as editors for one or more OMICS International journals and conferences