Russia - Stavropol Kray

Operational Implementation Plans

Project Objectives:

  • Land-use and crop types mapping
  • Crop biophysical parameters assessment
  • Crop yield assessment
  • Near real-time crop conditions assessment and stress detection
  • Environmental impact of agricultural activity assessment

Space Research Institute (IKI) and Stavropol Research Institute of Agriculture (SRIA), in the framework of joint cooperation are conducting joint activities for two years.

Plans for Next Growing Season:

The project objectives for 2014 were met; activities will be continued in 2015. The VEGA-GEOGLAM system was introduced during the SIGMA annual progress meeting in China (Beijing, 22-25 October 2014). The field data collection and analysis were performed using well known and proved "best practice" approaches.

©2015 Joint Experiment for Crop Assessment and Monitoring
© HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN IN RIGHT OF CANADA SA MAJESTE LA REINE DU CHEF DU CANADA (2015)