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NASA Harvest Meeting in Ispra Highlights Synergies Across Major GEOGLAM Contributory Programs

Apr 19, 2018

At a side meeting held during the GEOGLAM Operational Earth Observations User Requirements Meeting (April 17-18, Ispra, Italy), NASA Harvest leadership highlighted the importance of linking activities across major GEOGLAM contributory programs. GEOGLAM and Harvest have shared partners,… Read more

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Tech for a Sustainable Future Panel features Harvest Hub Partner at Resource Watch Launch Event

Apr 13, 2018

On Wednesday April 11th, National Geographic and the World Resources Institute co-hosted a launch event for the new Resource Watch platform to explore how current trends in data, technology, media and human networks can inform decision-making around natural resources. As part of this event,… Read more

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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