Group Mailing list Archive

25 Nov 2014

Wheat Data Interoperability Website

Dear All,
as discussed during the last meeting we had a look into wordpress and
are pleased to propose you the following :
The URL is not definitive.
Please let us know if this website could be convenient and if we
continue with it. Then, we will be able to give you the editing rights
and provide some straightforward guiding.
Sophie and Esther

10 Nov 2014

Need your feedback

Dear All,
the 13 and 14 November I will participate to a 2-days workshop with many
other RDA working groups chairs. The goal of the workshop is to have a
detailed update from and a focused discussion among the working groups.
For this meeting, the discussions will focus on metadata. I should give
a 20 minutes presentation to explain what our working group is doing,
where we are and what possible inter-relations we could have with other
working groups. I am writing to you to have your feedback on the

07 Nov 2014

RDA Plenary 5


Dear All,
we have been asked to tell if we would like to have a face to face
meeting during the plenary 5 which will take place in San Diego the
9-11 March 2015. Would you please tell me if you are planning to
attend this meeting?
Thank you.




24 Oct 2014

Next online meeting


Dear All,
thank you a lot for answering the doodle poll. According to your
votes, the 17th of November at 16:00 is the best slot. So, I kindly
invite you to reserve this time for our next meeting. Richard and I
will submit an agenda to your comments  as soon as possible. We will
precise the duration of the meeting by the same occasion, but I
think that it should not exceed 2 hours.
Have a nice week-end.


14 Oct 2014

E-Discussion on "Rights of Farmers for Data, Information and Knowledge"

E-Discussion on "Rights of Farmers for Data, Information and Knowledge"
20th October – 6th November 2014
CIARD with support from GFAR Secretariat and FAO are organizing an E-Discussion between 20 October to 6 November 2014 for global participation on the CIARD E-discussion Forum ( on the rights of farmers to data, information and knowledge. The E-discussion will discuss:

    06 Oct 2014

    Re: Wheat Data Interoperability workshop - Lastest informations


    Dear Esther and all the other,
    It was very good to meet you all and work together in Versailles.  I
    look forward to seeing you each again soon and continuing our
    progress on the recommendations. 
    All the best, Laurel

    On 10/3/14 8:23 AM, Esther DZALE YEUMO


    02 Oct 2014

    WheatIS EWG meeting at PAG

    If you go to PAG, we invite you at the WheatIS EWG meeting.
    Please send an email to Hadi if you could attend the meeting.
    "Our annual WheatIS-EWG meeting should take place at San Diego. Gerard
    is booking a room for us at The Town and Country hotel on january 9 (a
    day before PAG) from 2pm to 6pm. I will keep you updated of the details,
    but in the meantime, please book this also in your agenda."
    Best regards
    Signature electronique
    *Michael Alaux *

    26 Sep 2014

    RDA Plenary 4 - Wheat data interoperability WG meeting minutes

    Dear all,
    we first want to thank you for your participation to the Wheat Data
    Interoperability WG meeting last Monday. We hope you enjoyed it as much
    as we did.
    Please find below the meeting report and feel free to comment and complete.
    Also find the presentation files in attachment.
    *Wheat Data Interoperability WG meeting - 4th RDA Plenary in Amsterdam,
    Netherland. **
    **Monday, September 22, 2014 **
    _Chairpersons_: Esther DZALE YEUMO (INRA) and Richard FULLS (CIMMYT)

    17 Sep 2014

    New Webinar@AIMS : "Announcing the new AGRIS Partnership "

    A new Webinar@AIMS will take place today, 17/9/2014, at 11.00 CET titled: "Announcing the new AGRIS Partnership". The webinar will allow the AGRIS Steering Committee to present the present and future of the FAO AGRIS bibliographic network to the entire AGRIS community, users and contributors, as well as all stakeholders in the Agricultural Information Management.