Conference week

Last week Geoger attended two very interesting, but also very different, conferences. The first was FOSS4GUK 2016 (see http://uk.osgeo.org/foss4guk2016) held at the Ordnance Survey building in Southampton. If you are not aware of it, this is a 2-day conference on the use of free and open source software (FOSS) for geospatial (4G) processing, data handling and … More Conference week

Satellites for Agri-Food

The other week I went to a great event held in London at the Trade Union Congress building and hosted by Innovate UK. As stated on the event page: This event brings together leading Agriculture, Food and Space companies to understand the challenges in the agriculture and food sector and what satellites can do to help. Innovate … More Satellites for Agri-Food

Landsat 9 approved

The fact that the US Government has approved and given the go-ahead to Landsat 9 is great news! Especially for Geoger Ltd., as the Landsat archive is often used as a source of data for our clients. The official announcement about Landsat 9 includes the following statement: The President’s fiscal year 2016 budget calls for … More Landsat 9 approved

Soggy soils

Soil moisture is a key variable for environmental and agricultural models. Later this month a new satellite mission will be launched that will allow researchers, businesses and organisations understand changes in global soil moisture in more detail. Here at Geoger Ltd. we have our fingers crossed for a successful launch and deployment of the system. Below are … More Soggy soils