The use of digital data as an information source for farming practices has made giant leaps forwards, driven by both innovative remote sensing technologies and the exponential growth of the use of eg. mobile phones and local access to information. With climate change in action, can access to information services help farmers to adapt, and adjust their practices to the demands of this changing world and a changing climate? In a three part podcast series produced by the Netherlands Space Office (NSO) we ask ourselves: does it actually work?
Dr. Raimond Hafkenscheid
Raimond holds a PhD in hydro meteorology. He is a strategic (policy) advisor for the international water sector with over 20 years of experience in water, food security, innovation and climate adaptation. Both in the governmental, scientific, and public domains. Partnership brokering is his specialty. Early in his career he facilitated the interaction between the water sector and the Netherlands remote sensing/earth observations community.