Skip to main content


NASA Harvest is a new, multidisciplinary Consortium commissioned by NASA and led by the University of Maryland to enhance the use of satellite data in decision making related to food security and agriculture domestically and globally.

Latest News

Using EO to support Supply Chain & Ecosystem Service Market in USA

Scaling Satellite Tools for Agricultural Decision Support in the US

Apr 23, 2019

Applied GeoSolutions partner Dr. Nathan Torbick works to use satellite earth observations to scale tools for irrigation… Read more

Crop alerts improve early warning for food security when disaster strikes

Apr 18, 2019

In response to a call from the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), GEO’s… Read more

December 2018-February 2019 images of drought in Southern Africa - precipitation/NDVI/soil moisture

Drought Harms Corn Crops in Southern Africa

Apr 11, 2019

There is never a good time for drought, but in southern Africa, overly dry conditions hit at a particularly vulnerable time—just after planting for the 2018-2019 maize (corn… Read more

Catherine Nakalembe and LWR partners in Mali

Lutheran World Relief launches partnership with NASA Harvest

Apr 9, 2019

NASA Harvest is partnering with Lutheran World Relief (LWR) to bring valuable… Read more