The Agriculture editorial team would like to congratulate the winner of the 2019 Best Paper Award. After a thorough evaluation of the originality and significance of the papers, citations, and downloads in 2019, the two winning papers, which were nominated by the Editor-in-Chief and Associate Editor-in-Chief, will receive the awards:
A Novel Machine Learning Method for Estimating Biomass of Grass Swards Using a Photogrammetric Canopy Height Model, Images and Vegetation Indices Captured by a Drone
Authors: Niko Viljanen, Eija Honkavaara, Roope Näsi, Teemu Hakala, Oiva Niemeläinen and Jere Kaivosoja
Available online: https://www.mdpi.com/2077-0472/8/5/70
Global Biofuels at the Crossroads: An Overview of Technical, Policy, and Investment Complexities in the Sustainability of Biofuel Development
Authors: Kathleen Araújo, Devinder Mahajan, Ryan Kerr and Marcelo da Silva
Available online: https://www.mdpi.com/2077-0472/7/4/32
We congratulate the authors and thank them for choosing Agriculture to publish their work. In recognition of their accomplishment, the winner will receive a reward of 500 Swiss Francs and one free publication quota. All the original research papers and review articles published in 2017 and 2018 were eligible for consideration.