The reason behind the establishment of weather station was due to the demand of elaborate weather information. Through BKK service queries were received regarding weather, via IVR, Push SMS, Pull SMS and Call Centre. Through BKK weather stations precise weather advisory is delivered to the farmers. Through this farmers can optimize crop practices by accessing real time meteorological information and hence it can reduced input cost.
The system will improve crop production and reduce cultivation costs by providing timely and accurate information regarding the physiological status of the plants and identifying stress conditions before they impact the crop. Weather is one of the most important factors in farm production. For successful farm production, you need to regularly monitor the weather.
In most parts of the world, weather changes are seasonal, and hence the need to be up to date with the weather patterns is essential. It helps you plan your farm production schedule. You need to understand the weather patterns so that you can start and finish your farm production activities at the perfect time.During sowing, plants need adequate moisture. If you have monitored the rainfall interval, you can schedule a suitable planting period. Farm production is greatly influenced by the prevailing weather.
High and quality yields are achieved by using correct farming techniques among other factors. When watering growing crops. If you have accurate information on the temperature trends for the day, you can choose the perfect moment to water. It is of the utmost importance that you monitor weather in farm production. With weather monitoring in farm production: you become a better planner, maintain your health and that of the crops, prevent losses and save costs.