Employee Spotlight: Mickaël Attia

What do you get when you mix the experiences of an engineer, an agronomist, and a drone operator? One remarkable crop analyst.  When Mickaël Attia joined the Geosys team in 2017 he came with this solid foundation of practices, giving him the knowledge to effectively communicate crop data analysis to partners and clients.  As the…

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Employee Spotlight – Yuriy Pekun

While working at the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine, Yuriy Pekun discovered a deep passion for agriculture. This led him to pursue and obtain a master’s degree in agronomy and crop science, which was a turning point in his career. Before joining the Geosys team, he served as an agronomist for seed growing companies.  Yuriy…

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Employee Spotlight: Felippe Reis

For four and half years, Felippe Reis worked as a consultant and market analyst focusing on the agricultural and livestock market. He quickly became enamoured with reviewing and analyzing data. “I’ve always appreciated how clear and accurate data can be used to support those working in the agricultural landscape,” Reis said. “However, official market estimates…

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US Virtual Crop Tour

Our team of crop analysts constantly monitor the world’s major growing regions. To understand what’s happening in the ground, we look to the sky by using scientific-grade satellite data to power industry-leading analytics. This virtual crop tour is for purpose of check the current conditions in the Corn Belt area in the US and give…

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A slow spring growth between cold weather and heavy rains in Russia

Several cold waves have been observed in the late winter, rising the risk of winter kill in the more exposed areas (low temperatures and low snow cover). An early spring characterized by a high level of precipitation led to a water situation favourable in the long term for the winter wheat potential. In the Southern…

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Digital Transformation for the AgriFood & Beverage Industry

In May 2019, Lux Research released a report on the transformation of the digital agrifood and beverage industry. In their press release, Harini Venkataraman, the lead analyst of the report noted: “More than in other industries, digitalization in food will be a common thread across the entire agrifood ecosystem to enable industry players to address…

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Monitoring the Top 10 Agricultural Producing Countries

Recently, Yahoo! Finance shared a list of the Top 20 Agricultural Producing Countries in the World. As the article notes: “The agriculture industry combines agricultural production with theories of marketing – where distribution channels and exports come into play.  While over the years scientific advancement has aided production, the costs pertaining to development of a value…

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Yield Monitoring Case Study – Iowa Corn

In November 2018, the USDA lowered Iowa’s corn yield estimate to 198.0 bpa from its September estimate of 206.0 bpa. This caught many people by surprise – but not our Agriquest® tool customers. Learn how they were able to keep ahead of the curve and how we’re continuing to improve our services.

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