Soil spectroscopy: state-of-the-art Open Source software

Wanderson de Sousa Mendes, Tomislav Hengl, Jonathan Sanderman, Katherine Todd-Brown, Leandro Leal Parente, Asa Gholizadeh

Essentially, the soil spectroscopy (SoilSpec) refers to the detection and analysis of…

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SoilSpec4GG First Meeting – 20 January 2021

Dear All,

We are pleased to inform you that the first meeting of SoilSpec4GG, a USDA-funded Food and Agriculture Cyberinformatics Tools Coordinated Innovation Network, is coming up in two weeks….

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SoilSpec4GG project launch letter

I’m excited to announce that the US Department of Agriculture’s granting body, the National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA), has selected our Food and Agriculture Cyberinformatics Tools Coordinated Innovation Network (FACT…

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The NSSC-KSSL MIR spectral library

The USDA NRCS National Soil Survey Center – Kellogg Soil Survey Laboratory (NSSC-KSSL) has been quietly building one of the world’s largest libraries of mid infrared (MIR) spectra for soils. These diffuse…

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Major grant launches new project to advance global soil science

Farmers around the world could see major advances in soil testing capability thanks to a new grant from…

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