AGROVOC is now available in Farsi!

The Farsi AGROVOC is based on FAO AGROVOC which is the common thesaurus used by FAO for agriculture terminology in general, including forestry, fisheries, environment, etc.. Together with new concepts and revision of existing ones, the Thesaurus is now also available in Farsi. The Farsi version was released by partners from Iran. and has 16,762 Descriptors and 12,010 Non-descriptors. Iranian Research Institute for Scientific Information and Documentation (IRANDOC) will continue to develop and update the national language version. FAO will provide global access to the Persian AGROVOC, through its FTP Server in all requested formats. Any inquiries regarding the Farsi version of AGROVOC should be directed to: [email protected]