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Agriculture: Progress & Highlights

New pilot-sites proposed for the Joint Experiment on Crop Assessment and Monitoring

Two new Brazilian pilot-sites were proposed for the GEO-JECAM (Joint Experiment on Crop Assessment and Monitoring). These come in addition to the seven existing pilot-sites in Argentina, Canada, China, Europe, and Mexico. Data requests were submitted to CEOS for access considerations; For more details see the GEO Work Plan Progress Report.

Proposal for improving crop monitoring over the world

The GEO Agricultural Monitoring Community of Practice responded to a call from the G20 to develop a proposal for improving crop monitoring over the world. The initial proposal was fully supported by the G20 Ministries of Agriculture; For more details see the GEO Work Plan Progress Report.