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Together with FEWS NET, EOFSAC compiles comprehensive archive of sub-national agricultural statistics

Aug 21, 2018

It may be a surprise to some that a global historical archive of official agricultural production statistics, at a sub-national level, does not already exist.  However, it does not, and that is the object of an EOFSAC-funded effort to locate, compile and make accessible every country’s… Read more

Satellite imagery

Summary of GEOGLAM-CEOS Workshop on Data and Systems Requirements for Operational Agricultural Monitoring Released

Aug 14, 2018

From April 17-19 2018, the GEOGLAM-CEOS Workshop on Data and Systems Requirements for Operational Agricultural Monitoring, hosted at the Joint Research Centre of the European Commission in Ispra, Italy, brought together operational users of satellite data for agricultural monitoring at national… Read more

Irrigation

NASA Harvest partners engage with agriculture end users at Arkansas Field Day

Aug 8, 2018

Harvest partners engaged with more than 100 farmers, researchers, and industry representatives at Mississippi County (Arkansas) Water Management Field Day August 6th. Speakers and participants discussed the latest irrigation technology and farm operations for optimizing water management and… Read more

ICBA hosted at Goddard

NASA EOFSAC partner hosts collaborator from the International Center for Biosaline Agriculture

Jul 27, 2018

NASA Goddard Hydrologic Sciences Lab and EOFSAC partner Amy McNally hosted a collaborator from the International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA) over 3 weeks in July. Karim Bergaoui of ICBA is currently the technical lead on the… Read more

Vietnam crop monitor

University of Maryland EOFSAC Hub hosts Vietnamese delegation for Crop Monitor Collaboration

Jul 24, 2018

On July 19th, a delegation of collaborators from Vietnam visited the EOFSAC hub at UMD (delegation listed below).  The morning was spent discussing the next phase of the National Crop Monitor for Vietnam, an ongoing collaboration between the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development Center… Read more