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QUINCY, Il. – People gathered at the Veterans Home for the annual Crop Walk to End Hunger on Sunday with the goal of ending hunger both here in the Tri-States and around the world. “I’ve been attending the Crop Walk and participating well over 10 years,” said Martha Burns. She and her husband, Jeff, were just …

LINCOLN — Ag producers in 19 Nebraska counties, including Harlan, Kearney and Phelps in Hub Territory, are asked to participate in a pilot project to test using precision ag data for acreage reports to U.S. Department of Agriculture agencies. That includes the Farm Service and Risk Management agencies. Data will be processed by an approved …

Image copyright ESA Image caption The EU plans to add to its Sentinel Earth observation satellites Scientists are developing a satellite system to record the temperatures of individual fields of crops. The aim is to survey land temperatures to estimate water-use by plants and to show how they transfer that water back to the atmosphere. …