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Stanford Harvest Partners Examine Approaches to Crop Yield Measurement in Uganda

Apr 2, 2018

Stanford-based NASA Harvest partners Dr. David Lobell and Dr. George Azzari's new report "Read more

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First Round of Drone Data Collected in Tanzania by IFPRI Harvest Partners

Mar 30, 2018

IFPRI NASA Harvest partners Soonho Kim and Summer Allen are working as partners with UMD to understand how satellite data can help better understand crop production and loss in Tanzania. As part of this research, ground-truthed data collection is needed.  The first round of data collection took… Read more

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Jan Dempewolf Meets With Tanzania Ministry of Agriculture and Local Partners

Mar 28, 2018

The University of Maryland (UMD) NASA Harvest Team continues to strengthen agricultural monitoring for food security in East Africa. Main local partners and beneficiaries in the region are the Tanzania Ministry of Agriculture National Food Security Division (NFSD), the Uganda Office of the Prime… Read more

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Afghanistan Drought Research Highlights Harvest Partner Amy McNally

Mar 20, 2018

NASA Harvest partner Amy McNally’s work about potentially hazardous drought conditions in critical agricultural areas has been highlighted on NASA's Earth Observatory site. The article Record Low Snowpack in AfghanistanRead more

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Harvest visits Texas A&M Corpus Christi Partners on US Domestic Coordination

Mar 16, 2018

Scientific Lead of NASA Harvest, Chris Justice, and Alona Bunning, Communications and Outreach Coordinator, visited the Texas A&M AgriLife Corpus Christi campus on March 15 to discuss future coordinating efforts for the US-domestic strategy of Harvest. In attendance were Harvest partners… Read more