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Pardess Hanna School of Agriculture Opens

The secondary agricultural school of the Jewish Farmers’ Federation in Palestine was officially inaugurated here October 23. Pardess Hanna, named after the mother of Baron Edmond de Rothschild, is a PICA colony.

Forty students were registered in the first two classes. A boarding house and model farm are attached to the school. Members of the Jewish Farmers’ Federation are agriculturists resident in prewar settlements.