On 3rd of September 2020, an online demo of EU Space-based solutions for efficient and sustainable farming was organised.
Grassland and cropland together make up 39 % of Europe's land cover. Today’s agricultural landscape is facing the challenge of producing enough food to respond to a rapid world population growth, while reducing its environmental footprint in terms of emissions, soil degradation, utilisation of water, fertilizers and pesticides.
To tackle these challenges more and more farmers and agriculturists across the Union turn to precision agriculture.
You can read more on the briefing and the agenda of the day here.