ASAP, an online decision support system for early warning about hotspots of agricultural production anomaly (crop and rangeland), has been launched at EDD in Bruxelles on 8th June 2017 and it is now available on the web at https://mars.jrc.ec.europa.eu/asap/. ASAP Continue reading ASAP agricultural hotspots detection system launched!
CST software, a tool designed to support the development and selection of crop yield forecast models to facilitate national and sub national crop yield forecasting, has been released. Time trend analysis of yield statistics is followed by regression or scenario Continue reading CST software (v 3.0) has been released
The new SPIRITS 1.5.1 release is now available. The new major features introduced in this version are: 1) Detect seasons tool updated using the new GLIMPSE module PHENOdef 2) Progress of seasons tool updated using the new GLIMPSE module PHENOprogress Continue reading SPIRITS 1.5.1 released
CGMS statistical tool (CST) is a statistical tool for yield forecasting by using both regression estimation and scenario analysis. Originally developed for using yield indicators provided by crop growth models such as CGMS, the tool can also be used with Continue reading Improvement of the CST (CGMS Statistical Tool) for yield forecasting
The new SPIRITS 1.4.1 release is now available! The new major features introduced in this version are: 1) The enhancement of Quick Looks allowing selection of a region of interest (ROI) 2) The new ROI Quick Looks tool and time Continue reading SPIRITS 1.4.1 released!
In Spirits charts, a dataset can be displayed as a set of lines or bars. However, in versions prior to 1.4.1, only one variable could be visualized as bars. Now, charts can have multiple datasets with the same periodicity displayed Continue reading New feature: multiple bars in graph
Spirits 1.4.1 offers a new tool to produce scatter chart or plots of different data sets (RUM files) extracted from images. A RUM Scatter chart contains at least two datasets. One of these datasets acts as the X-variable (independent variable), Continue reading New feature: scatter plot
In the SPIRITS release 1.4.1 a new functionality has been added to create maps with a subset (region of interest – ROI) of a reference image. In the previous releases, the Spirits tool to generate a map layout (Quick Look) Continue reading New feature: selection of ROI for map composer
A new SPIRITS RELEASE (1.4.0) is currently under development and will be launched before the end of 2015. The new features foreseen for this release include: Possibility to select on-fly sub areas from large images in the image quicklook tool Continue reading New SPIRITS release (1.4.0) under development
MODIS NDVI is one of the most common data sets used in crop and environmental monitoring due to the length of the time series (since 2000) and spatial resolution (250 meters) and to the fact that is freely available and Continue reading Import 16-daily NDVI MODIS composites into SPIRITS