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Regrow Leads $5M Project “Niche” to Optimize Crop Variety Placement in Sub-Saharan Africa

Dec 2, 2021

(San Francisco, California) — Regrow Ag is leading a project that aims to optimize crop variety placement in Sub-Saharan Africa. The project, which has been awarded a $5M, 4-year grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, will bring together… Read more

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AgMIP/NASA Harvest Hold Joint Symposium at ASA-CSSA-SSSA 2021 Annual Meeting

Nov 29, 2021

A joint symposium titled “AgMIP/NASA Harvest Activities to Advance the Use of Satellite Remote Sensing for Crop Modeling and Monitoring for Food Security” was organized by Dr. Varaprasad Bandaru (Harvest Hub Partner) and Dr. Alex Ruane (… Read more

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Newly Developed Crop Yield Model Builds off Previous NASA Harvest Research

Nov 19, 2021

A new crop yield model developed by NASA Harvest and partners at the University of Valencia, University of Maryland, and NASA Goddard Space Flight Center is helping to fill gaps in the current agricultural monitoring systems. The… Read more

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NASA Harvest Rides Along With 2021 ProFarmer Crop Tour

Nov 15, 2021

 

This August, Hannah Kerner, NASA Harvest’s AI and US Domestic Lead, got the opportunity to participate in the 2021 Pro Farmer US Crop Tour. Spanning the US Midwest, the Tour investigates local crop conditions and produces… Read more

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Modeling Multi-Hemispheric Asynchronous Crop Production and Impacts on Agricultural Commodity Markets

Nov 12, 2021

NASA Harvest-funded research recently published by consortium partner and former USDA Chief Economist Read more