RIICE - 25 October 2017. International Workshop on Remote Sensing-based Information & Insurance for Crops was organized in Hanoi, Vietnam by the National Institute of Agricultural Planning and Projection, in co-organizing with Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, Embassy of Switzerland.

Followed the press release, a number of news agency such as Vietnam News Agency, Nhan Dan TV and News, Dan Tri newspaper, Dai Doan Ket News, Bao Moi News, VOV,... attend the workshop and deliver news during official programs.

Remote sensing technology is a key-player in crop monitoring, especially for tropical monsoon regions, including Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Thailand and Myanmar. With radar imagery from the space, remote sensing can help derive quickly rice area and provide early yield forecast. Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development puts this technology to one of the major focuses in crop monitoring in near future operational routine of the ministry.

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RIICE on Nhan Dan TV Program

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