EarthStat is a collaborative effort between the University of Minnesota’s Institute on the Environment-Global Landscapes Initiative and McGill University’s Land Use and the Global Environment lab. EarthStat is focused on analyzing agricultural related issues at the global scale.
December, 2012: Yield gap data for sixteen crops has been added to the download page. Yield potential, yield gap and climate bins are now available in NetCDF, Geotiff, ASCII, Google Earth(KMZ), and PNG formats.
Keep an eye on the ‘View’ page for new content!
All EarthStat data may be freely downloaded for research, study, or teaching, but must be cited appropriately. Re-release of the data, or incorporation of the data into a commercial product, is allowed only with explicit permission. Select ‘Download’ above to access data. Thank you for your interest!