EO Techniques

How to feed 10 billion people in 2050? What challenges are there for food security? The food gap The food gap is the difference between…

EO Tools

As you learned in the first topic, food systems are complex. They include the production of food from agriculture, forestry, and fisheries, the aggregation of…

EO Data

Sources and further readings You covered the basics of food security, food security measures, food systems, and sustainable food systems. Next, let’s learn how food…

Calibration and Validation of EO products

Accuracy assessment of remote sensing products Calibration and validation are key to creating suitable remote sensing-based products and providing information on their quality and reliability.…

EO for crop cultivation

The capabilities of EO for crop cultivation Why do we monitor agriculture with satellite Earth observation (EO)? EO can provide a range of information about…

Earth observation for food security

Food systems are complex and achieving food security is not a straightforward process. EO is a piece in the middle of the puzzle, but a…

Challenges to future food security

How to feed 10 billion people in 2050? What challenges are there for food security? The food gap The food gap is the difference between…

 Food supply practice: Agriculture

Agriculture is a broad summary term for a very wide range of activities. It refers to landscape-scale food production through cultivation, domestication, horticulture (gardening), arboriculture…

Food Security and Food Systems

What is food security? “Food security exists when all people, at all times, have physical and economic access to sufficient, safe and nutritious food that…