November 4, 2020
This session on new R packages scalable geospatial data analysis aired live at the virtual 2020 CGIAR Convention on Big Data in Agriculture.
October 14, 2020
Have you ever wondered what kinds of geospatial analysis being done in CGIAR? You’ve come to the right place! CGIAR-CSI connects +500 researchers who apply spatial data and analysis in agricultural research and development work across all Centers/Alliances. Our community members actively engage with each other to share ideas, collaborate on new projects, or ask […]
August 31, 2020
CGIAR Platform for Big Data in Agriculture has developed a new collaborative data science platform, CG Labs, as an offering of the GARDIAN Ecosystem. CG Labs allows researchers to work together on the same project using datasets securely transferred from GARDIAN and other trusted data sources.
August 27, 2020
Mapping of crop types at the field-level provides important information for monitoring food production dynamics, predicting market prices, and making decisions for crop insurance claims. The availability of high-resolution satellite remote sensing data opens an unprecedented possibility of field-level crop type mapping at a near-real-time.
August 4, 2020
A new study by researchers at several CGIAR Centers applies geospatial network analysis on global cropland and crop mapping datasets, including IFPRI’s MapSPAM, for evaluating the global networks of cropland connectivity for key vegetatively propagated crops.