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Project Title Lead Organization Location Thematic Group
Estimating the value of improved crop production forecasts utilizing EO data Joe Glauber International Food Policy Research Institute

Global

Markets and Trade
Status and Opportunities for Tanzania Agrometeorological Services Catherine Nakalembe University of Maryland

Tanzania

Early Warning for Food Security
Supporting National Agriculture Monitoring in Eastern Africa Catherine Nakalembe, Inbal Becker-Reshef, Jan Dempewolf University of Maryland

Tanzania, Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda, ICPAC Region

Early Warning for Food Security, Regional Coordination
Crop Yield and Condition Forecasting from Field to Global Scales Ritvik Sahajpal, Inbal Becker-Reshef, Brian Barker University of Maryland

United States of America, Vietnam, Japan, Philippines, Brazil, Mexico, Australia, South Africa, India, Canada, Pakistan, Indonesia, Paraguay, Turkey, Argentina, China, Italy,  Romania, Kazakhstan, France, Germany, U.K., Ukraine, Russia, Spain, Hungary

Crop Yield and Condition
NASA Harvest Portal Michael Humber University of Maryland

Global

Data
Satellite Remote Sensing Data for Decision Making in Commercial Agriculture Jennifer Jewiss University of Vermont

Global

Private Sector and End User Engagement, Education and Outreach
Relief 2 Resilience in the Sahel Catherine Nakalembe University of Maryland

Mali

Early Warning for Food Security
UAV and Satellite Observation of Crop Stresses Thomas Gerik Texas A&M AgriLife Research

Texas, Louisiana

Crop Type and Area, Domestic Agriculture
Wheat Yield for Major Producing Countries Eric Vermote NASA, UMD

Major wheat producing/export countries - US, Ukraine, Russia, Argentina, France and Germany, together accounting for 60% of wheat exports. 

Crop Type and Area, Crop Yield and Condition
Supporting crop water management with multi-scale Earth Observations Nathan Torbick Applied GeoSolutions

Major crops across Lower Mississippi US; rangelands in western US; JECAM sites, expanding to CONUS row crops by 2020

Crop Type and Area, Domestic Agriculture
GLAD - Evaluating Landsat and Rapid Eye data for winter wheat mapping and area estimation, Soy yield field to national Matthew C. Hansen University of Maryland

Southern Hemisphere, Argentina, Brazil, Pakistan

Crop Type and Area, Crop Yield and Condition
Field Scale Crop Type Mapping and Yield Estimation David Lobell Stanford University

US Corn Belt, Kenya, Tanzania, Nepal

Crop Type and Area, Crop Yield and Condition, Domestic Agriculture, Early Warning for Food Security
Agriculture Monitoring in the Americas (AMA) Alyssa Whitcraft University of Maryland

Americas (North and South American countries)

Programs
CEOS Collaboration: Developing And Implementing A Satellite Data Acquisition Strategy In Support Of GEOGLAM Alyssa Whitcraft University of Maryland

Global 

Education and Outreach, Programs
Mapping production and loss using satellite data and drones Soonho Kim, Summer Allen IFPRI

Tanzania

Crop Type and Area
The GEOGLAM Crop Monitor for AMIS Inbal Becker-Reshef University of Maryland

Global, AMIS countries: G20 countries plus 7 other major producing and exporting countries

Private Sector and End User Engagement, Markets and Trade
The GEO Global Agricultural Monitoring (GEOGLAM) Initiative Christopher Justice, Inbal Becker-Reshef, Alyssa Whitcraft University of Maryland

Global

Programs, Private Sector and End User Engagement, Education and Outreach, Regional Coordination, Early Warning for Food Security, Markets and Trade
The GEOGLAM Crop Monitor for Early Warning Inbal Becker-Reshef University of Maryland

Regional - East Africa, West Africa, Southern Africa, Southeast Asia, Central and Southern Asia, Central America & the Caribbean. 

Crop Yield and Condition, Early Warning for Food Security, Regional Coordination
GLAM System - Cloud-Based Global Agricultural Monitoring Alyssa Whitcraft University of Maryland

Global 

Data
Famine Early Warning System Network (FEWS NET) Land Data Assimilation System (LDAS) Amy McNally FEWS NET, NASA GSFC, UMD ESSIC

Global

Early Warning for Food Security
Sub-National Agricultural Production Archive Gary Eilerts FEWS NET

Global

Data
Spatial Production Allocation Model (SPAM) for 2010 Liangzhi You International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

Global

Crop Type and Area, Crop Yield and Condition, Data
Climate Hazards Group Infrared Precipitation with Stations (CHIRPS) Greg Husak, Chris Funk University of California Santa Barbara

Global, Africa emphasis

Early Warning for Food Security
Cropland Carbon Monitoring System (CCMS): A satellite-based system to estimate carbon fluxes on U.S croplands R. César Izaurralde, Varaprasad Bandaru University of Maryland

United States

Crop Yield and Condition
Agricultural Land Use Change in Central and Northeast Thailand: Effects on Biomass Emissions, Soil Quality and Rural Livelihoods Varaprasad Bandaru University of Maryland

Central and Northeast Thailand 
 

Crop Type and Area, Crop Yield and Condition