UK Space Agency
CIMMYT scientists use high-powered drones and space satellite imagery to accelerate crop improvement, fight pests and diseases and help farmers make better crop management decisions.
New project to deliver wheat disease warnings directly to farmers’ phones in Bangladesh and Nepal.
Source: Real Wire (11 Feb 2020)
Mexican farmers in Yaqui Valley use smartphone app with satellite data to make decisions about irrigation and crop management.
The COMPASS smartphone phone app uses data from farmers and from satellites to provide precise crop management advice.