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Is High Resolution Imagery Sufficient to Solely Explain Crop Yields?

Mar 25, 2021

 

Remote sensing has provided a variety of methods to monitor crop growth, condition, and predict yields over the last several decades. One limiting factor, however, has been the spatial resolution of the imagery, the coarseness… Read more

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Optimizing Vegetation Monitoring over East Africa

Mar 16, 2021

The beginning of drought is characterized by lower amounts of rainfall. This rainfall shortage progresses to decreased soil moisture, increased land surface temperature, and disrupted growth of affected vegetation. Thus the monitoring of… Read more

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Determining Optimal EO Data for Crop Type Mapping

Feb 19, 2021

The ability of policymakers to monitor the extent and conditions of cropland is vital to ensuring food security. Events like the Iowa derecho in August 2020 show just how necessary this capability is as the natural disaster severely… Read more

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Helmets Labeling Crops: Lacuna Fund Awarded to NASA Harvest Partners

Feb 17, 2021
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German Ministry of Food and Agriculture Supports GEOGLAM's International Food Security Efforts

Feb 11, 2021