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Matanot Aniyim: Chapter 6, Laws of Chadash

Matanot Aniyim: Chapter 6, Laws of Chadash

A brief overview of the laws of chadash. Rabbi Eyal Ben David, updates by Rabbi Moshe Bloom
Hilchot Ha'aretz, pp. 220–221 Hilchot Matanot Aniyim
Orlah, Chapter 3a: What is a tree?

Orlah, Chapter 3a: What is a tree?

The halachic definition of tree vs. vegetables vis-à-vis orlah includes various criteria. An overview of the Talmudic criteria as well as those added by Rishonim and Acharonim. Also, a look at those plants don't fit neatly into a specific category.
Hilchot Ha'aretz, pp. 130–132 Hilchot Orlah
Orlah, Chapter 4: Saplings exempt from and subject to orlah laws

Orlah, Chapter 4: Saplings exempt from and subject to orlah laws

Are trees planted as a living fence subject to orlah, and if not in which cases? What about self-seeding trees that sprout up on their own?
Hilchot Ha'aretz, pp. 134–135 Hilchot Orlah
Orlah, Appendix: Fruit in the Marketplace - Review

Orlah, Appendix: Fruit in the Marketplace - Review

Can we be sure we’re not buying orlah fruit in the supermarket? In the shuk? A review of the kashrut practices employed in the field and sectors where orlah fruit can be an issue.
Hilchot Ha'aretz, pp. 151–154 Hilchot Orlah
Orlah, Chapter 6: Laws of Potted Saplings – Orlah and Nurseries

Orlah, Chapter 6: Laws of Potted Saplings – Orlah and Nurseries

Laws of orlah as they relate to nurseries and unperforated pots. In which conditions can the orlah count continue for trees growing in nurseries?
Hilchot Ha'aretz, pp. 141–144 Hilchot Orlah
Orlah, Chapter 5: Renewal of Trees: Planting, Transplanting, Grafting, Rootsuckers, and Layering

Orlah, Chapter 5: Renewal of Trees: Planting, Transplanting, Grafting, Rootsuckers, and Layering

Does the orlah count restart when transplanting trees? For grafted trees, does it begin from the time of the graft or from when the rootstock was planted? On partially uprooted trees, rootsuckers, layered branches, and more.
Hilchot Ha'aretz, pp. 136–140 Hilchot Orlah
Orlah, Chapter 7: Orlah fruit in the marketplace

Orlah, Chapter 7: Orlah fruit in the marketplace

Which fruits could be orlah in the marketplace? What happens when orlah fruit get mixed in with permitted fruit? On buying fruit in the marketplace and ratios of permitted to forbidden fruit required to nullify orlah.
Hilchot Ha'aretz, pp.145–146 Hilchot Orlah
Orlah, Chapter 2: Calculating Orlah Years

Orlah, Chapter 2: Calculating Orlah Years

How do you go about calculating orlah years for trees? How is that different from the orlah count for fruit?
Hilchot Ha'aretz, pp. 127–129 Hilchot Orlah
Procedure for Separating Terumot and Ma’aserot

Procedure for Separating Terumot and Ma’aserot

How exactly do we separate terumot and ma'aserot – the full procedure and the exact text
Rabbi Moshe Bloom Mitzvot of the Land
Pesach: Guidelines for Feeding Animals

Pesach: Guidelines for Feeding Animals

What do we do about pet food on Pesach? Does it need a hechsher? What about farmers? Comprehensive halachic guidelines on feeding animals during Pesach.
Rabbi David Eigner | Pesach 5779 Around the Jewish Year