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The objectives of CLAES can be summarized in the following points, to:

  • Develop agricultural expert systems for commodities and disciplines economically important to Egypt.
  • Train extension officers and farmers to use the developed expert systems.
  • Maintain the developed expert systems by continuously updating the database.
  • Design tools to enhance the productivity of the knowledge engineers in building agricultural expert systems.
  • Enhance performance of agricultural extension personnel.
  • Evaluate, update and improve the efficiency of developed expert systems.
  • Use expert systems to reduce the time it takes to solve problems and perform routine tasks, thus freeing experts for more important work.
  • Help increase food production per unit area.
  • Make farmers more efficient and profitable.

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