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GEOGLAM Crop Monitor for AMIS

The GEOGLAM Crop Monitor for Agricultural Market Information System: Providing Timely Information on the World’s Largest Crop Producers and Exporters

May 24, 2019

This post was written by Inbal Becker-Reshef, Brian Strahan Barker and Estefania Ines Puricelli of the University of Maryland NASA Harvest Hub, and posted originally at… Read more

FEWS NET Outlook

May Issue of the Crop Monitor for Early Warning and April’s FEWS NET Outlook Contain Concerning News for East Africa and Yemen

May 21, 2019

This post was compiled by Kiersten Johnson of USAID based on reportage from GEOGLAM’s Crop Monitor for Early Warning May 2019 Report and FEWS NET’s East Africa Key Message Update for April 2019, and originally posted on Feed the Future's… Read more

Fall armyworm system testing in Pune, India

6th Grain Awarded Grant from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for Pest and Disease Early Warning System

May 20, 2019

6th Grain, a NASA Harvest partner and global provider of agricultural information technologies and remote sensing solutions, in collaboration with partners The Syngenta Foundation for Sustainable Agriculture (SFSA), Syngenta and the… Read more

Earth Observations Help to Monitor the Impacts of Cyclone Idai on People and Food in Eastern Africa

Earth Observations Help to Monitor the Impacts of Cyclone Idai on People and Food in Eastern Africa

May 13, 2019

This post was written by Catherine Nakalembe (Department of Geographical Sciences, University of Maryland) and Lia Poteet (Applied Sciences… Read more

Crop Condition plots shown on CropMonitor.org

The GEOGLAM Crop Monitor for Early Warning: Strengthening Agricultural Decision Making in Countries at Risk of Food Insecurity

May 9, 2019

During the current 2018-2019 maize growing season now under harvest, southern Africa experienced some of the driest conditions in the monitoring record, dating back to 1984.  The result of these drought conditions has been crop failure across the worst-affected areas, with… Read more