Tuesday, January 13th, 2015
Arlington, Va., Jan. 13, 2015—BlackBridge is pleased to announce that its RapidEye imagery from the U.S. and Canadian Monitoring Program for Agriculture will be available through Agrian’s Technology Platform for Growers beginning in 2015.
Wednesday, December 24th, 2014
SUNNYVALE, Calif., Dec. 23, 2014—Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that it has acquired privately-held IRON Solutions, Inc. of Franklin, Tenn.
Thursday, December 18th, 2014
HYDERABAD, India, Dec. 16, 2014—iConcept is excited to unveil our Remote Sensing application, a tailor-made solution especially for agri-business enterprises. The solution helps enterprises capture, analyze and share crop acreage and crop production data. Understanding the changing trends in time-sensitive information such as crop shifts, acreage and production estimates at different geography levels i.e. state, district
Monday, December 15th, 2014
MosaicMill has integrated Rikola hyperspectral and Nikon D800 CIR sensors with EnsoMOSAIC manned survey system. Dual sensor system enables simultaneous collection of 35 Mpix CIR/RGB images and 1 Mpix 40-band hyperspectral images. Data from both sensors are processed into seamless orthomosaics with EnsoMOSAIC image rectification software and into point clouds and elevation models with EnsoMOSAIC
Thursday, November 20th, 2014
MADISON, Wis., Nov. 20, 2014—Each year, the planet balances its budget. The carbon dioxide absorbed by plants in the spring and summer as they convert solar energy into food is released back to the atmosphere in autumn and winter. Levels of the greenhouse gas fall, only to rise again.
Wednesday, November 12th, 2014
McBEE, S.C., Nov. 11, 2014—Groundwater contamination that was first detected in Chesterfield County in the early 2000s has been linked to historical agricultural land use, according to a recent U.S. Geological Survey study.
Thursday, November 6th, 2014
Geospatial Data Analysis Corporation (GDA), a leader in satellite-based agricultural and environmental intelligence gathering, analysis and distribution, is pleased to announce a new, multi-year contract award with the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS), Office of Global Analysis (OGA), International Production Assessment Division (IPAD).
Thursday, October 30th, 2014
Agricultural data are valuable for analysis, and thanks to the Census of Agriculture and other surveys, NASS has plenty of data available. As a cartographer, however, I obviously prefer to present the data in map form. A map gives anyone a chance to visualize data for multiple geographic areas as a cohesive image, providing a
Monday, October 27th, 2014
A research centre exploring new technologies for improving crop yields to secure food supply has been launched at The Australian National University (ANU). The Australian Research Council (ARC) Centre of Excellence (CoE) for Translational Photosynthesis seeks to increase yields of major crops such as wheat and rice by improving the way that plants capture the sun’s
Wednesday, September 24th, 2014
SANTA ANA, Calif., Sept. 24, 2014—Iteris, Inc. (NYSE MKT:ITI), a leader in providing intelligent traffic management and weather information solutions, has released ClearPath Ag™ Select, an expanded Application Programming Interface (API) for iOS, Android and other computing platforms that provides access to high-resolution weather information and mapping visualization for real-time decision support.