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ALASA Conference

Earth Observations for Food Security Highlighted at the XVI ALASA International Conference

Apr 21, 2020

During March 9 to 12, the XVI ALASA International Conference took place in Mendoza, Argentina. Read more

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Research Collaboration Results in Publication of High-Resolution Dataset for Drought Monitoring

Apr 7, 2020

In many regions of Africa, droughts can have adverse impacts on crop production which may result in food scarcity, famine, and even widespread infectious disease in some cases. Particularly in areas where food security is already… Read more

IFPRI blog post

IFPRI Experts Warn Against Trade Restrictions in Response to COVID-19 Pandemic

Mar 31, 2020

NASA Harvest colleagues at the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRIRead more

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NASA Earth Observatory Features Collaborative Efforts to Mitigate Locust Outbreak in Eastern Africa

Mar 30, 2020

This year, many countries in eastern Africa including Kenya, Somalia, and Ethiopia have seen the worst desert locust outbreak in over two decades, causing massive concern for the livelihoods of many farmers and the state of food security… Read more

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2020 Emerging Technologies Workshop

Mar 24, 2020

The most recent NASA Harvest Emerging Technologies Workshop was held on February 25th-27th, 2020 at the National Agricultural Library in Beltsville, MD. The meeting was co-sponsored by NASA Harvest,… Read more