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SEN4STAT – Sentinels For Agriculture Statistics

UNIVERSITY OF CATHOLIQUE DE LOUVAIN (BE)

Summary

Agricultural monitoring at national scale is a prerequisite for assessing and analyzing the agricultural resources by mandated authorities, usually the agricultural National Statistical Offices (NSOs). NSO collect in general national agricultural monitoring data by farm and household surveys. Recognizing the limitations of the current agricultural data collection in developing, emerging as well as in industrialized countries, key international bodies and UN agencies aim to improve and enhance the current practices in agriculture data collection and have referred to the potential of satellite Earth Observation for agricultural statistics.


Information

Website
https://www.esa-sen4stat.org/
Domain
Applications
Prime contractor
UNIVERSITY OF CATHOLIQUE DE LOUVAIN (BE)
Subcontractors
  • CS ROMANIA SA (RO)
  • Systèmes d’Information à Référence Spatiale (SIRS) (FR)
  • UNIVERSIDAD POLITECNICA DE MADRID (ES)