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  • Learn about the role of the National Historical Library of Agriculture (Italy) as an AGROVOC editorial partner & what it means to be part of the AGROVOC network

    Carla Spigarelli from the National Historical Library of Agriculture - Italian Ministry of Agriculture, food and forestry policies, took the time to discuss her organization's role as an AGROVOC editorial partner and what it means for her and her organization to be part of the AGROVOC network. How are you engaging with AGROVOC? The Italian Ministry of Agriculture has been collaborating with...

  • Watch: AGROVOC presents work on COVID-19 in the multilingual thesaurus during NKOS 2020 workshop

    During the 2020 NKOS Workshop, which was held as a virtual meeting 9-10 September 2020, the AGROVOC team presented its work on COVID-19 as part of sessions on "Terminology Development and KOS Mapping.” NKOS is devoted to the discussion of the functional and data model for enabling knowledge organization systems/services (KOS), such as classification systems, thesauri, gazetteers, and ontologies...

  • September 2020 AGROVOC Thesaurus now with 37,792 concepts and 762,288 terms, in up to 40 languages

    The September 2020 version of the AGROVOC thesaurus has been released now boasting 37,792 concepts and 762,288 terms, now in up to 40 languages. The AGROVOC team wishes to thank all of the AGROVOC editors, helping to contribute to the addition of concepts, terms and languages. Learn more information about the AGROVOC editors here. How AGROVOC is leveraging semantic technologies and linked open...

  • Webinar Recording: VocBench 3 V7.0: The Vocabulary Development Tool, and what is new

    This webinar was organized by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) as one part of the 3rd AGROVOC Editorial Community Workshop (29 to 30 June) and delivered by Armando Stellato and Andrea Turbati, University of Rome Tor Vergata on 26 June, 2020. This webinar discusses VocBench 3 V7.0. Initially developed by FAO in the context of the NeOn project as a collaborative...

  • AGROVOC Editorial Community. Thailand

    Kasetsart University is a university known internationally for academic excellence and work of world standard. It is a prime mover in mustering intellectual resources to help the nation achieve sustainable development and negotiating power in the world community. Kasetsart University gathers wisdom and knowledge, creates and develops varied bodies of knowledge, and forms people who are intelligent...