The files in this repository will generate the 2014 Global Soil Survey report, a joint project of PACE Turf, the Asian Turfgrass Center, and the turfgrass managers from around the world who have contributed samples to this project.
If you just want a copy of the report
If you want to see, study, or analyze the GSS data
The data are in the
/data folder of this repository.
Direct link: GSS survey data, September 2013 to August 2014
If you are interested in the analyses we have done
Check out the code chunks in the
If you would like to reproduce this report
Required files and software
Put these files in a directory.
LaTeX must be installed on one's machine. The
xtable must be installed also.
Note that this report uses the tufte-handout class. The
tufte-handout.cls files should be in the same directory with the
Generating the report
That will create the
Then at the terminal command line:
cd directory name
pdflatex 2014_gss_report.tex a second time to get all the cross-references numbered correctly.
That will produce the final report in PDF format.
Compile PDF command in RStudio with project options set to typeset
pdfLaTeX will also produce the final report.