Expert Meeting on Crop Monitoring for Improved Food Security, Vientiane, Lao People's Democratic Republic, 17 February 2014.

Published online
29 Jul 2015
Content type
Bulletin; Conference proceedings

Srivastava, M. K.

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This proceedings contains 19 papers focusing on the potential of alternative methods and opportunities, such as advances in satellite-based technology, for improving crop estimation and monitoring. The importance of estimates and forecasts of crop area and yield to policy makers for planning agricultural production and monitoring of food supply is also discussed.

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