Satellites & UAV
Active and Passive RADAR Satellite, Optical, Hyperspectral satellites and UAVs
Soil Data / Crop Data
Estimated using Soil Moisture Maps + In-situ soil sensors + Satellite data for crop health monitoring + Govt / commercial / open data sources such as USDA, FAO etc
Agricultural Data / Statistics
Farmer Network + data from govt/commercial sources such as Household production, losses and economic condition of households etc.
Transaction Records: Covering value, date, product quantity, type, farmer’s identify
Agronomic Survey Data: Collected by field agents, bank officers, mobile phones such as demographics, GPS location, farmer’s production and sales track record.
Data collected by Agribusinesses: Farmer surveys, farm measurements using GPS, mobile based farm photographs for proof of identity
Alternative Data Sources
Mobile-network operator data, mobile phone data, metadata
E-commerce data, Social Media, Marketing Research or psychometric data.
Meteorological / Weather
Met Depts. like MoWRaM (Cambodia), India Met. Dept. (India), NOAA (US), etc.
Field Observers & Network of Farmers- Sample Data Sets
Crop Classification (Crop Signature)
Crop Health Monitoring (Sowing to Harvesting)
Crop Yield Estimation during all stages, such as Germination, Growth , Vegetative, POD, Grain Formation, and Harvesting
Weather Data: Wind Speed, Sunlight Heat, Temperature, Air Moisture, Rainfall, Drought, Dry Spells, Soil Moisture
Pest & Diseases : Type of Pest & Diseases, Infestation Percentage