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NASA Harvest Mission

NASA Harvest is NASA’s Food Security and Agriculture Program.
Our mission is to enable and advance adoption of satellite Earth observations by public and private organizations to benefit food security, agriculture, and human and environmental resiliency in the US and worldwide.
We accomplish this through a multidisciplinary and multisectoral Consortium of leading scientists and agricultural stakeholders, led and implemented by the University of Maryland.

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Harvest Partners Co-Author Paper on Need for Global Quantification System for Organic Soil Carbon

Oct 22, 2020

Soil health is dependent upon maintaining appropriate levels of soil carbon, and healthy soil is vital to agricultural production.… Read more

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Rapid Response to Ripple Effects of COVID-19: Food Security in Togo

Oct 20, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has had far-reaching effects on not only human health, but also economic impacts around the world due to the severe… Read more