Day 2: G-8 Open Data for Ag Conference - April 30, 2013
Open access to publicly funded, agriculturally-relevant data is critical to increasing global food security. Follow along here for up-to-date coverage and resources from today's sessions.
G-8 Action Plans for Open Data:
- USDA Blog discussing data updates and availability on Ag.Data.gov, including the ERS API, GRIN Global and NASS Quick Stats:
- Follow-up blog from USDA Agricultural Research Service (ARS) scientist and G-8 #OpenAgData Lightening Presenter Tad Sonstegard:
USAID Open Data Announcement (4/30/13):
What is the Demand for Data and Science Policy in Africa?
Platforms and Technology for Releasing Open Data:
The Rice Bowl Index: Open Data, Open Dialogue:
Making Agricultural Open Data Useful: