AgriDrupal extends Drupal, an open source content management system, with ready-to-use functionalities for agricultural information management.
AgriDrupal is conceived as a light and easy-to-use tool - it requires a basic LAMPP environment - whose adoption can be sustainable also in small institutions with little information technology support.
The added value of AgriDrupal compared to a vanilla installation of Drupal is that an AgriDrupal installation already contains the necessary content types, taxonomies and views to manage a basic agricultural information system.
AIMS Newsletter June out now!
The June issue of the AIMS Newsletter is now available. The monthly spotlight is dedicated to the ontology plug-in recently developed by the Hasselt University. Highlighted this month are the latest on VocBench, AGRIS, AIMS, CIARD, AgriDrupal, but also LINQ 2013, aWhere, DAAN, EIFL-PLIP and REDIAGRO.
The glossary highlights the term "Ontology" and the "5 Questions in 5 Minutes" are answered this month by Carmen Reverté, information scientist at Institute for Food and Agricultural Research and Technology (IRTA) in Catalonia, Spain.
Group of Interest
Community of Practice for discussing AgriDrupal rationale, specifications and implementations. It is also intended for sharing information among communities of practice beyond AIMS working on different components and projects involving the use of the Drupal CMS.