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PROJECT SUMMARY

Public administrations responsible for the implementation of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) need to monitor farmers’ compliance to standards. Monitoring is performed by in-field visits and through remote sensing. Due to the high complexity and diversity of the obligations that need to be monitored, both methods have limitations, and entail a high cost for public administrations.  

RECAP proposes a methodology for improving the efficiency and transparency of the compliance monitoring procedure through a cloud-based Software as a Service (SaaS) platform which will make use of large volumes of publicly available data provided by satellite remote sensing, and user-generated data provided by farmers through mobile devices (geo-referenced and time-stamped photos).

NEWS & EVENTS

January 17, 2018

Copernicus Incubation Programme: Now Open for Applications

The next submission deadline is 15 March 2018.
January 15, 2018

Public consultation on actions to halt the decline of bees and other pollinators

The Commission has launched a public consultation on a European initiative on pollinators.
December 15, 2017

INDUSTRY WORKSHOP: Copernicus for Agriculture

Brussels, 5/2/2018