Thai AGROVOC Ontology Base for Agricultural Information Retrieval Fifth Agricultural Ontology Workshop 27-29 April 2004 Aree Thunkijjanukij [email_address] Thai National AGRIS Centre Kasetsart University, Bangkok Thailand
Introducing Thai National AGRIS Centre Thai National AGRIS Centre is the centre for agricultural information at the national level. It was established in 1980 and has been operating within the network of AGRIS-International Information System for the Agricultural Sciences and Technology for more than 24 years.
Capacity building: the collaboration with computer engineering research unit, NaiST Laboratory
Reduce cost and increase performance , C reat ing ontology base is very time and cost consuming. The endeavor has to utilize countless experts in many fields , in addition to a lot of personnel for data recording and processing .
Maintenance thesaurus in terms of adding word and create hierarchical relation is extremely difficult due to lack of efficient tool.