Morocco launches “Irrisat” programme to optimise irrigation water

Morocco has launched the “Irrisat-Morocco” irrigation programme to optimise water supplies for irrigation using satellite data, in response to the drought. The programme, Initiated by the Royal Centre for Remote Sensing (CRTS), is based on the combination of...

Remote Sensing; A Critical Game-Changer in Sustainable Agriculture  

Research indicates that the coming 10-40 years will see major challenges in meeting food demand in a sustainable manner. Food demand will rise by 60% by 2050. This comes at the backdrop of increasing pressure on water quantity and quality. Agriculture is by far the...