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Farmers analyzing crops in field

Yield and Production Estimation of Wheat for Punjab, Pakistan

Aug 29, 2019

Punjab in Pakistan is the major food producing province and titled “bread basket” for the country’s more than 220 million people. Wheat is the major cereal crop produced in Punjab, putting Pakistan 8th among the wheat producing countries. Estimation of… Read more

Interview with farmer to understand drivers of residue burning practices.

Prasad Bandaru of Harvest Hub meets with Thailand Agencies Responsible for Controlling Agricultural Residue Burning

Aug 27, 2019

Agricultural residue burning is a serious problem facing Thailand and other countries in South and Southeast Asia. Burning of rice and sugarcane residues is one of the major factors that leads to dangerous air quality conditions in major cities of Thailand during dry… Read more

Stanford Food Security

Using Satellites to Understand and Improve Food Security

Aug 21, 2019

Timely and accurate data on local-level food security outcomes is key to both targeting interventions to populations in need, and to understanding whether interventions had their intended benefit. Unfortunately, reliable data on local-level food security and related… Read more

Graph showing how ending stocks are affected by US production forecast error.

Quantifying Market Uncertainty in Agriculture

Aug 12, 2019

Harvest partner Dr. Joe Glauber - former Chief Economist of the USDA - is embarking on a series of Read more

Early Estimates

Data Sets and Web Tools from UCSB's Climate Hazard Center

Aug 1, 2019

CHIRPS

CHC Early Estimates

Did you… Read more