Digital Ecosystem for Agriculture & Rural Livelihood (DEAL)

Description: 
The project is creating a platform for creation, sharing, and dissemination of agricultural information to various stakeholders. It has created an ontology based agricultural vocabulary database in Hindi with more than 28000 agricultural terms with a graphical browser interface tool. An audio blog has been developed for voice based user interface for knowledge base. The agro extension scientists at Krishi Vidyan Kendras have been trained on the use of this system in the Lucknow-Kanpur area. The system is planned to be field tested in collaboration with Krishi Vigyan Kendras and NGOs.
Subject: 
Agricultural database, web-based tool, blog, native language, content delivery tool
Creator: 
Media Lab Asia
Language: 
EN
Coverage: 
India
Type: 
Text
Format: 
Web Page