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  • 1. MANAGING AGRI-KNOWLEDGE DIFFUSION IN RURAL INDIA From the lab to the field & The user managed return loop Prof. Jayanta Chatterjee, IME Dept., IIT Kanpur Prof. T.V. Prabhakar, CSE Dept., IIT Kanpur R URL: www.dealindia.org
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      • Poor literacy rate
      • – low use of textual information
      • Absence of info in vernacular languages and multiplicity of languages.
      • It is costly to create-maintain and update digital content in this domain
  • 3. Deliverables from the DEAL project:
    • Ecology like self managed growth model of the digital knowledge base.
    • An ontology & metadata system that supports the knowledge archiving & retrieval reuse in Indian Agriculture and rural livelihood domain.
    • Web based services for digital content aggregation and delivery to agriculture and rural livelihood related portals.
    • Search tools for automated assistance to Digital Content Management in Hindi and other local languages for the backend operation of  Kissan Response and Village Knowledge Centers.
  • 4. Web National Krishi resources Radio Sharamik Bharti Mobile DEAL International Agriculture resources KVK ICAR Agriculture Universities Institutes ICRISAT FAO Other NGO’s Deployment Partners CSA HBTI MANAGE IIPR Standardised Information Collection & Dissemination Rural Citizen TV Performance जन ज्ञान ज्ञान धारा Conceptual Architecture for a self managed ecosystem
  • 5. http://www.dealindia.org KisanBlog ( Audio Blog) Click here for English Click here for Hindi News posting DEAL RSS Reader & Feader Weather Report Video Clips News Archive for Agriculture Articles Documents & PPTs
  • 6. 1 2 3 4 Fruits Mango Description of Mango Taxonomy of Mango Hindi
  • 7. 5 6 8 7 Fruits Mango Description of Mango Taxonomy of Mango English
  • 8. 9 12 10 11 Video Content Image Content Audio content
  • 9. 13 14 16 15 KVK Unnao Local Crops Profiles of KVK Scientists Add Local Knowledge of Crops Local knowledge of crops Image Gallery Knowledge Creation tool
  • 10. 31 32 33 34 35 Homepage of KISANBLOG Steps of Posting is as following
  • 11. 44 45 46 47 Click to see agrovoc in hindi Search term Click to see more info.
  • 12. AGROVOC Browser
    • Evangelising and Socialisation of AGROVOC-Hindi
    • The interface was tough to use by the agriculture people
    • Needed a more intuitive interface
    • Demo
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  • 14. 41 Description of Fruits Visual info. of Fruits
  • 15. What Next?
  • 16. 42 Selected item info. Will be shown
  • 17. Agropedia Architecture Content management Knowledge management User Interface Meta tags RDF.. Raw Data on Disk PDF, Word, JPEG,.. Knowledge Model Concept Maps, Ontologies.. Visualizations GraphViz, .. User Interface GUI, Search
  • 18. Thank You