PPB is an R package that provides severals examples of workflow of analysis that can be used in PPB programmes.

The R code is under licence GPL-3.

The vignette of this package is under licence creative commons BY-NC-SA 4.0. More informations about this licence here.

The copyright of the R code and the vignette are owned by RĂ©seau Semences Paysannes and Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique


PPB is now at version 0.5

The version number is under the form A.B with

See NEWS here to know the evolution of the codes.

Participate to development

You can participate in three ways:

  1. test this development version and report bugs
  2. translate the package
  3. add new functions that may be useful in workflow of analysis in PPB programmes.

If you update the code, you can refer to the issues and do it in on another branch. Anyhow, send me an email if you wish to participate in order to coordinate our efforts!

1. Test and report bugs

First, load the development version:


The easiest way to start is to look at the vignette to know how the package works.

You can see the vignette here.

Do not hesitate to let a message in the issues or to send me an email if

2. Translate

The package is in english. Every contributions to other languages are welcome! More informations on R package translation here.

3. Add functions

If you have any ideas,

even if it is not R written, send me an email and we'll see how we can work together!

priviere/PPB documentation built on Oct. 17, 2017, 11:24 a.m.