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  • 1st FAIRagro Community Summit

    One of FAIRagro’s most important concerns is direct communication and interaction with our community, which is spread across many disciplines, institutions and organizations. In this way, we understand the respective requirements for optimal research data management, address these and communicate our services, events and the opportunities to participate in FAIRagro. In order to bring the…

  • Save the date: FAIRagro Plenary on 14.11.2024

    Following the successful plenary in 2023 in Berlin-Mitte, there will also be an event for all colleagues in the FAIRagro consortium in 2024: on Thursday, November 14, 2024 in Berlin. We are aiming for a core time of 1 p.m. to 6 p.m., and we would also like to organize a dinner again as well…

  • The DSSC is a “success story” within NFDI

    With the help of its consortia, the NFDI Association has compiled and published a collection of success stories. The success stories are intended to help make our work more tangible and give visitors a better idea. FAIRagro is involved with the Data Steward Service Center (DSSC) and the Helpdesk. Data Steward Service Center (DSSC) The…

  • FAIRagro at the Love Data Week in Potsdam

    The “Love Data Week” took place in Potsdam from the 12th to the 16th of February under the motto “My Kind of Data”. Numerous national and international organizations, including many of the consortia organized in the NFDI, offered exciting information events in various formats such as coffee lectures, training courses and podcasts – both online…

  • Save the date: Workshop “Legal Status Quo” on 10. and 11.04.2024

    Your institution runs a repository and you would like to know what legal issues, problems or obstacles may arise in data management and re-use?Are you the author of a scientific paper or a dataset and wondering whether and how you should or can license it? We at FAIRagro have just the thing for you! We…

  • Pseudonymous, anonymous – what is it and what are the consequences?

    Discussion of the Verdict of the EuG from 26.04.2023, T-557/20 Let’s say I’m a scientist working with personal data in my day-to-day work. Sooner or later, I will have to ask myself how I can prevent this data from floating around without any protection in the open net space. Most of the time the solution…

  • FAIRagro was part of the NFDI-Talk on February 19

    On Monday, February 19, 2024, the topic “PID4NFDI – Example Use Cases and Services for NFD” took place as part of the “NFDI Talks” event series. Persistent identifiers (PIDs) are of central importance for FAIR research data management. However, different disciplines and different resources lead to different requirements. PID4NFDI is designing a work program to…

  • Upcoming Event: BrAPI Hackathon

    The upcoming BrAPI Hackathon will be in Wittenberg, Germany, the week of April 15-19 This is a reminder for everyone who is considering attending the upcoming hackathon: please register and begin planning projects. What is BrAPI? The Breeding API (BrAPI) project is an effort to enable interoperability among plant breeding databases. BrAPI is a standardized…

  • Elections to the Community Advisory Board – Nomination period expired

    FAIRagro strives to involve the community in the further development towards a FAIR data future in agricultural systems research and to work together with its diverse actors. An important body in this context is the Community Advisory Board (CAB), which will be elected for the first time in spring 2024. We have put together what…

  • Survey on data quality ended

    Many thanks to all participants in our survey on data quality in the application of agronomic system data, which ended on Sunday, January 21, 2024. Over 300 of you took part – now it’s time for the evaluation. We will publish the results, conclusions and further information on the topic of data quality in the…

  • FAIRagro is leaving X/Twitter

    We are stepping away from X/Twitter in favour of platforms that are currently more aligned with our values. Find us on Mastodon, BlueSky or soon on LinkedIn. FAIRagro is dedicated to the core values of Open Science. We value diversity – not only in the data we care about, but also in the conversations we…

  • Interesting new jobs with FAIRagro

    Within the framework of research projects, the Thünen Institute develops scientifically substantiated for policy makers and conducts interdisciplinary research with the aim of the sustainable further development of agriculture, forestry, timber and fisheries.As part of the FAIRagro joint project, Thünen Institute is looking for a temporary position from 01.03.2024 until 29.02.2028 (48 months) at the…