Tag Archives: Agriculture

Case Study – RapidEye for Accurate Sugar Beet Harvest Prediction

The Southern Minnesota Beet Sugar Cooperative (SMBSC), based in Renville, Minnesota, utilized 5-meter 5-band RapidEye imagery purchased from Apollo Mapping to calculate the harvested acreage of sugar beet fields. This question and answer series was completed with Jody Steffel, Statistical … Read more

Our Changing Landscape – The Midwest Growing Season 2010

In this monthly feature, we span the globe and examine Our Changing Landscape with time series of medium resolution RapidEye satellite imagery. The RapidEye archive dates back to late 2008 and already contains more than 3 billion square kilometers of … Read more