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Notes From the Farm: Blue Skies and Dark Clouds

Walter P. Falcon's annual Iowa farm report – the sixth edition in the series – discusses his perspective on farm yields, drones, politics and weather.

Ertharin Cousin, Former US Ambassador and World Food Programme Director, Joins Stanford as Visiting Scholar

Stanford welcomes Cousin, a global hunger expert, to the Center on Food Security and the Environment.

Stanford researchers measure African farm yields using high-resolution satellites

Stanford scientists have developed a new capability for estimating crop yields from space. Measuring yields could improve productivity and eventually reduce hunger.

Stanford researchers find 15 million children in high-mortality hotspots in Sub-Saharan Africa

New spatial analysis shows that progress in combating child mortality has been highly uneven, even within countries where overall declines are substantial.

How China is Poised for Marine Fisheries Reform

Stanford researchers view ocean management as next front for China to compete as global sustainability leaders.

Stanford scientists combine satellite data, machine learning to map poverty

Applying machine learning to satellite images could identify impoverished regions in Africa.

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