Last week Thursday, 16th May 2019 the new Geo4A office was opened in Marknesse, Netherlands. Our managing director Paul Oomen welcomed guests from the Earth observation sector and the potato industry.
It's all about potatoes! We are delighted that GEO4A is featured in the latest edition of the Aardappelwereld magazine. Geo4A will deliver new services, that will help to mitigate several challenges faced by potato industry, from storage to disease monitoring, while increasing logistics and trading…
Our colleague Dr. Eva Haas has been invited to be part of a roundtable panel discussion at the ESA Earth - Φ-week event on 13th November. The ESA Earth - Φ-week is focusing on EO Open Science and Future EO and is hosted in ESA-ESRIN from the 12-16 November 2018.
With the successful Launch of the EOPLUG-IN in July the EOPLUG-IN services are now in the next stage: Dr Eva Haas and Dr Sam Barret will bring the satellite data to the potato fields in week 45!
Europe has the highest level of potato consumption in the world at almost 90 kg per capita per year, and is the second largest potato producer globally with some 53 million tonnes harvested annually.
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