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Thesaurus FrenchCropUsage

FrenchCropUsage is a thesaurus of types of crops, organized according to their destination (direct human food, animal feed, food industry, etc) and the type of culture system (field crop, market gardening, etc.). This thesaurus represents the French point of view. It is based on the definition of "Larousse Agricole" and french agricol wikipedia. some links to these sources are included in the thesaurus. This thesaurus is described on AgroPortal and FAIRsharing.

DOI CROPUSAGE; French Crop Usage; DOI: 10.25504/FAIRsharing.9228fv; Last edited: May 21, 2018, 3:59 p.m.; Last accessed: May 28 2018 1:55 p.m.

Thesaurus Visualization

FrenchCropUsage is visible in different ways:

  • dynamic version: The thesaurus hierarchy can be extended or retracted to facilitate navigation.
  • static version: This version presents the whole hierarchy.
  • version dévelopment: This version is adapted to development and update. This is a static visualization showing the element that invalid constraints. This version works on a test thesaurus containing errors. This visualization is produced by corese engine, sparql queries and STTL templates.

Access to SPARQL End Point

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Query example

      ?item a skos:Concept.
      } LIMIT 100

Thesaurus Development Tips

SPARQL queries set has been defined to test some constraints about thesaurus.

C. ROUSSEY, S. BERNARD. Améliorer la qualité d’un thésaurus à l’aide de requêtes SPARQL. In french workshop proceedings Recherche d'Information SEmantique (RISE 2017) adossé à la conférence IC 2017 de la Plateforme Francophone d'Intelligence Artificielle, 4 juillet 2017, Caen, 11 pages. Rise 2017 proceedings

@inproceedings{roussey_ameliorer_2017, address = {Caen}, title = {Am{\'e}liorer la qualit{\'e} d{\textquoteright}un th{\'e}saurus {\`a} l{\textquoteright}aide de requ{\^e}tes {SPARQL}}, url = {}, booktitle = {les actes du 9es atelier {Recherche} d'{Information} {SEmantique} ({RISE} 2017)}, author = {Roussey, Catherine and Bernard, Stephan}, month = jul, year = {2017}, pages = {11} }

The verification of thesaurus constraints gives the list of constraints and their translation into SPARQL queries

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