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The Earth Observations for Food Security and Agriculture Consortium (EOFSAC) is a new, multidisciplinary program commissioned by NASA and led by the University of Maryland to enhance the use of satellite data in decision making related to food security and agriculture domestically and globally.

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Water use in agriculture

NASA Water Resources Science Team Meeting introduces EOFSAC and NASA's Food Security Agenda

Jul 13, 2018

Alyssa Whitcraft of EOFSAC and Stephanie Schollaert Uz of NASA's Food Security Office attended the… Read more

Chris Justice at NISAR Workshop

EOFSAC Participates in NISAR Mission Planning Event

Jul 10, 2018

Dr. Chris Justice, EOFSAC Scientific Lead, was an invited speaker at the workshop: Advancing Agriculture and Soil Moisture Applications with the NISAR Mission.… Read more

House Briefing

NASA Food Security Office Highlighted at Congressional briefing; EOFSAC team promotes NASA Food Security at Science Caucus Exhibition

Jul 3, 2018

On June 20, Stephanie Schollaert Uz of NASA’s Food Security Office was part of an expert panel at the Congressional briefing: “Research, Technology, and “Bang for the Buck” in Global Agricultural… Read more