Satellite technology to predict rice crop size in real time

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By Olivia Calver
Updated August 25 2020 - 11:47pm, first published 10:00am
Satellite image of central Java, Indonesia (left) and an image processed by Paddy Watch showing rice fields at different stages of growth. Dark green indicates high moisture levels, meaning the rice is at the vegetative stage. Photo supplied.

Groundbreaking new technology is helping develop the world's first real-time monitoring platform for rice fields globally.

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Olivia Calver

Journalist

Journalist for The Land