Development and utility of online knowledge repository of safflower (Carthamus tinctorius L.) in Agropedia platform


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DEVELOPMENT AND UTILITY OF ONLINE KNOWLEDGE REPOSITORY OF SAFFLOWER

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  • P PADMAVATHI Directorate of Oilseeds Research, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad-500 030

https://doi.org/10.56739/jor.v31i1.142103

Keywords:

Agricultural extension, Agropedia, Knowledge modeling, Safflower

Abstract

The development of safflower (Carthamus tinctorius) knowledge repository in the larger platform of Agropedia is discussed in this paper. Agropedia is an open platform which facilitates exchange and delivery of information between the agricultural community through a web portal and mobile phone networks accessible to phones with limited data capability. The reasons and requirements for development of such web portal in general and safflower in particular and the requirement of semantic search in Agropedia were discussed. Safflower knowledge model is one among different knowledge models of cereals, pulses and horticultural crops. The need for development of safflower knowledge model and different steps involved in development, different methods of searching the content were discussed. Extension workers can access the content available in Agropedia web portal to advise the farmers with respect to improved technologies in safflower cultivation for obtaining higher crop productivity.

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References

Sini M, Awasthi V, Singh J, Yadav V and Prabhaker T V 2009. Knowledge models in Agropedia Indica. In: Agricultural Information and Knowledge Management Papers (FAO). Rome, Italy: Food and Agriculture Organization. Retrieved from ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/ fao/012/ak581e/ak581e00.pdf.

Sini M and Yadav V 2009. Building knowledge models for Agropedia Indica v 1.0. Requirements, guidelines and suggestions. Contributors: Claudio Baldassarre (FAO) Revisers: Jeetendra Singh (IITK), Prabhakar T V (IITK) Retrieved from http: //agro pedia .iitk .ac . in/content/ knowledge-models.

Tripathi A, Yadav V K and Prabhakar T V 2008. Agropedia- An ICT tool for extension services in Indian agriculture. Retrieved from http://www.acr.edu.in/ info/infofile/140.pdf.

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Submitted

2023-09-07

Published

2014-07-21

How to Cite

Development and utility of online knowledge repository of safflower (Carthamus tinctorius L.) in Agropedia platform: DEVELOPMENT AND UTILITY OF ONLINE KNOWLEDGE REPOSITORY OF SAFFLOWER. (2014). Journal of Oilseeds Research, 31(1). https://doi.org/10.56739/jor.v31i1.142103