The farmer and the measurement technology

Weather monitoring for enhanced agricultural performance is nothing new. However, technology has advanced such that farmers are looking at the highest level of technology to closely monitor the weather in order to enhance yields and increase profit margin.

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Why rain is not just rain

There is no bad weather, there’s only inappropriate clothing. So says the North German, meaning that you can enjoy all kinds of weather, provided you are properly dressed. A drive in the rain is not one of the things you enjoy most, however, a good weather forecast can increase the driving pleasure.

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Weather measurements in vineyards with LUFFT

LUFFT is located in Fellbach, but not everyone knows that Fellbach is located in the Remstal (Valley of the river Rems) one of the best and most beautiful wine regions of Germany. Whether Riesling, Chardonnay, Pinot Gris, or the typical Trollinger, but also new varieties such as Cabernet Mitos or Acolon are grown between Fellbach and Schwäbisch Gmünd.

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Importance of ice warning at airports

It was a quiet flight, back in January 2004. The Fokker F70 of the Austrian Airlines was on its way from Vienna to Munich. The passengers, almost without exception business men, drank their coffee and read newspapers. But during the landing approach the pilot suddenly noticed that there were problems with the engines.

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