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Dr. Matt Hansen and UMD GLAD team host Latin American organizations for Landsat Cropland Map Training

Mar 8, 2018

On March 6th-8th, EOFSAC scientist Matt Hansen and his GLAD team hosted representatives from Latin American organizations including Agroindustria Argentina, SIAP (Servicio de Informacion Agroalimentaria y Pesquera) of Mexico, INIA (Instituto de… Read more

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EOFSAC Science Lead meets with Vietnam National Space Center Director

Mar 6, 2018

Over the week of March 5-9, Dr. Christopher Justice, EOFSAC Scientific Lead, met with Pham Anh Tuan, the Director of the Vietnam National Space Center (VNSC), to discuss VNSC partnership with EOFSAC and GEOGLAM.  EOFSAC can help Vietnam's space agency improve their … Read more

Africa

GEOGLAM's Crop Monitor for Early Warning highlighted for African Crop Forecasting.

Feb 15, 2018

GEOGLAM has been highlighted recently in three recent articles on crop production and condition in countries of Sub-Saharan Africa including Kenya, Zambia, Zimbabwe, and South Africa. A… Read more

Sentinel

EOFSAC Partner Presents At Pecora

Nov 24, 2017

Dr. Nathan Torbick, Senior Research Scientist at Applied Geosolutions, an important EOFSAC partner, presented this week at the Pecora 20 Symposium in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, on Fusing Sentinel-1 with Harmonized Landsat-8 Sentinel-2 for Crop Mapping. Along with his colleagues Drs. Xiaodong… Read more

Copernicus

How Copernicus Is Paving The Way For The Future Of The CAP And Farming 2.0

Aug 12, 2017

The Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) is one of the most complex policies of the European Union and one of the biggest items in the EU budget. Because of that, the CAP received a lot of criticism over the years that led to many reforms. Now the CAP is entering an entirely new stage enabled by the… Read more