NASA is in the business of food

The Business of Food with Steve Alexander

And it does not involve Matt Damon and potatoes

NASA composite of satellite imagery used by its Harvest program to promote global food security program

Steve Alexander spoke with Mary Mitkish of NASA’s Harvest program about how Harvest is monitoring hi-resolution images from satellites showing potential food security issues, ranging from drought to locusts. And no, Harvest’s food initiatives do not involve Matt Damon-esque efforts to grow potatoes on Mars, or Tang.

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