Accession Number : ADP002026

Title :   Small Grains Area Estimation for Trenque Lauquen Partido Using Digital Image Processing Techniques,

Corporate Author : COMISION NACIONAL DE INVESTIGACIONES ESPACIALES BUENOS AIRES (ARGENTINA)

Personal Author(s) : Gargantini,C.

Report Date : JUN 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : An efficient methodology for crop production forecasting is very important in an agricultural country like Argentina. This paper describes a first attempt to develop a methodology based on digital LANDSAT analysis for small grains area estimation in a pilot area of the Pampa Humeda, which is the main crop area of the country. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Farm crops, *Image processing, Argentina, Production, Forecasting, Aerial photography, Multiband spectral reconnaissance, Scientific satellites, Land areas

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE