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ASAP — Anomaly hot spots of agricultural production, a new global early warning system for food insecure countries

H. Kerdiles, F. Rembold, M. Meroni, F. Urbano, G. Lemoine, A. Perez-Hoyos, G. Csak
2017 2017 6th International Conference on Agro-Geoinformatics  
With the ASAP system (Anomaly hot Spots of Agricultural Production) we propose a two-step analysis to provide timely warning of production deficits in water-limited agricultural systems worldwide every  ...  Monitor for Early Warning (CM4EW) for food insecure countries.  ...  List of acronyms  ... 
doi:10.1109/agro-geoinformatics.2017.8047072 dblp:conf/agro-geoinformatics/KerdilesRMULPC17 fatcat:qd7rm2mp4zhazmytrwg3d5ajda

The Role of Earth Observation in Achieving Sustainable Agricultural Production in Arid and Semi-Arid Regions of the World

Sarchil Hama Qader, Jadu Dash, Victor A. Alegana, Nabaz R. Khwarahm, Andrew J. Tatem, Peter M. Atkinson
2021 Remote Sensing  
Crop production is a major source of food and livelihood for many people in arid and semi-arid (ASA) regions across the world.  ...  Secondly, it demonstrates how freely available RS data can support decision-making through a cost-effective monitoring system that complements traditional approaches for collecting agricultural data.  ...  For example, Anomaly hot Spots of Agricultural Production (ASAP) is an early warning system focused on anomalies in agricultural production that aims to prevent food security crises and anticipate resource  ... 
doi:10.3390/rs13173382 fatcat:gva463nkdjbark4odzswvqg7l4

Comparison of Global Land Cover Datasets for Cropland Monitoring

Ana Pérez-Hoyos, Felix Rembold, Hervé Kerdiles, Javier Gallego
2017 Remote Sensing  
by a percentage of cropland concerned such as FAO's Agricultural Stress Information System (ASIS) or in the JRC's Anomaly hot Spots of Agricultural Production (ASAP) [25, 26] .  ...  for their use in agricultural early warning.  ...  We also thank Ronald Clarke for proofreading the manuscript. Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflicts of interest. Remote Sens. 2017, 9, 1118  ... 
doi:10.3390/rs9111118 fatcat:mewedztngfduvgajmwhu67ffm4

Greener revolutions for all

Richard B Flavell
2016 Nature Biotechnology  
. 277 Excessive food price fluctuations can be addressed, in part, by sharing country information on production forecast and stocks, strengthening market databases, establishing early warning systems and  ...  country information on production forecasts and stocks, strengthening market databases, promoting open and responsive trade systems, establishing early warning systems and allowing tax-free export and  ...  Significantly raise the level of global investment in sustainable agriculture and food systems in the next decade 3.  ... 
doi:10.1038/nbt.3709 pmid:27824830 fatcat:ft4n242uezaw3k3267cybxgr4y

Yield forecasting with machine learning and small data: what gains for grains? [article]

Michele Meroni, François Waldner, Lorenzo Seguini, Hervé Kerdiles, Felix Rembold
2021 arXiv   pre-print
However, access to data necessary to train such algorithms is often limited in food-insecure countries.  ...  This was confirmed in low-yielding years, which is particularly relevant for early warning.  ...  Acknowledgements This research was supported by the Joint Research Centre award "A. Royer -Science and Policy for Sustainable Development in Africa".  ... 
arXiv:2104.13246v2 fatcat:2htwmdrpojcf7m5h3gjsehgwo4

Guidelines on the improvement for precision agriculture v2

Martin Siklar, David Kolitzus, Carina Jank, Stefanie Rohland, Leigh Mutton
2020 Zenodo  
This document describes gaps and recommendations for the improvement of EO data use in precision agriculturederived from an intensive use casespecific assessment of related literature and scientific papers  ...  Besides the use cases for precision agriculture, two additional use cases on Food Security and Drought Early Warning systems are addressed.  ...  Especially the use cases" Drought early warning system" and "Food security" are not directly part of precision agriculture, but since they play an important role in the general domain of agriculture, it  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.4247324 fatcat:nqttkdjosvg7jlvplwpdjzoto4

A comparison of global agricultural monitoring systems and current gaps

Steffen Fritz, Linda See, Juan Carlos Laso Bayas, François Waldner, Damien Jacques, Inbal Becker-Reshef, Alyssa Whitcraft, Bettina Baruth, Rogerio Bonifacio, Jim Crutchfield, Felix Rembold, Oscar Rojas (+11 others)
for early warning purposes.  ...  Global and regional scale agricultural monitoring systems aim to provide up-to-date information regarding food production to different actors and decision makers in support of global and national food  ...  Acknowledgements This work was partly financed by the SIGMA (Stimulating Innovation for Global Monitoring of Agriculture; project, which received funding from the European  ... 
doi:10.5445/ir/1000104960 fatcat:cqgd3sactfevhat7bml4xitvcy

The impact of climate variability and extremes on agriculture and food security - An analysis of the evidence and case studies

C. Holleman, F. Rembold, O. Crespo, V. Conti
2020 unpublished
This study presents new analysis on the impact of changing climate on agriculture and food security, by examining the evidence on recent climate variability and extremes over agricultural areas and the  ...  It is therefore imperative that we understand changes in climate over agricultural areas and their impacts on agriculture production and food security.  ...  The frequency of drought conditions for a country is defined according to the ASAP early warning system, developed by the EC-JRC.  ... 
doi:10.22004/ag.econ.309365 fatcat:mhialbgedbac7mvqgmzvc73r2m

Knowledge Extraction and Improved Data Fusion for Sales Prediction in Local Agricultural Markets

Washington Padilla, Jesús García, José Molina
2019 Sensors  
In this paper, a monitoring system of agricultural production is modeled as a Data Fusion System (data from local fairs and meteorological data).  ...  The proposal considers the particular information of sales in agricultural markets for knowledge extraction about the associations among them.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest. Sensors 2019, 19, 286  ... 
doi:10.3390/s19020286 fatcat:qxu3sqfe4rbm7hhd2ig5njhgkm

The Political Ecology of the Bakun Hydroelectric Dam [article]

Shun Deng Fam, University, The Australian National, University, The Australian National
The Malaysian state of Sarawak on Borneo is also in a singular situation.  ...  Others may see the relocation of these groups out of the forest as a chance to advance the "human development" aspect of the lives of the indigenous people.  ...  Landlessness leads to joblessness and food insecurity.  ... 
doi:10.25911/5d6c3fde0aae5 fatcat:6itienilwfg2bojxkyegshdx5y

Mcdonaldization Advertising in the Context of Electronic Colonialism Theory Challenging the Narrative Rhetoric: Inscribing Her-Story into History

Magdalena Lestari, Ginting Siregar, Brendan Reilly, Karen Neill, Le Wang, Nikos Panagiotou, Nikos Antonopoulos, Cecile Ilagan, Michelle Philip, Kullatip Satararuji, Wilaiwan Jongwilaikasam, Mikako Hata
Issues and Information Management for Public Communication about the Willingness to Pay for the Forest Areas of the Bangkok Dwellers Project Kullatip Satararuji Wilaiwan Jongwilaikasam Manida Manee-in  ...  Acknowledgements This study was supported by Sasakawa Sports Foundation (Grant-in-Aid for Encouragement of Young Scientists, 2016).  ...  Acknowledgements I wish to acknowledge my PhD supervisor, Dr Antonio Traverso, for his assistance in cultivating the research and structure of this paper, along with his help in proofreading and revising  ... 

The Art of the Hustle: A Study of the Rap Music Industry in Bogota, Colombia

Laura Lynn Bunting-Hudson
This dissertation offers explicit details of how the rap musicians in the polities under study, were able to utilize their social networks in the process of commodifying their products for distribution  ...  Resistance Art Poetry (RAP), is said to have originated in the United States but has become a form of international music.  ...  They include Chekxsystems, Early Warning Services and Telecheck.  ... 
doi:10.7916/d88p6bs4 fatcat:yuwvfhkvhbcf7i3snihw3frl4e

A Bridge Over Turbulent Waters: The Australia-Indonesia Relationship Through the Lens of Irregular Migration [article]

Carly Gordyn, University, The Australian National, University, The Australian National
The issue of irregular migration is another area of difference, as the two countries face the issue from different positions: Australia is a destination country while Indonesia is a transit country, combating  ...  irregular migration is a top priority for Australia but it is not for Indonesia, and while Australia is a signatory to the 1951 Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees (the Refugee Convention),  ...  National Archives of Australia. ---. "Visit by Minister for Immigration and Ethnic Affairs," May 22, 1978. A4359, 61/27 part 4. National Archives of Australia.  ... 
doi:10.25911/5efb14fb7464c fatcat:lp6csgaiynbnlbdfitgzcqjvpq