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The interim technical and financial report of MARG was approved by the Research Executive Agency (REA).

Meteorological Technology World Expo 2014 on 21-23 October in Brussels – Free registration is open!

The Meteorological Technology World Expo is being organised by UKIP Media & Events, the world’s premier international trade show organiser and magazine publisher operating in the meteorological, aviation, automotive and transportation sectors.

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How Does a Tipping Bucket Rain Gauge Work?

A tipping bucket rain gauge is a meteorological device that measures the amount of precipitation, or rain, that has fallen. It is one of the most common tools used to measure rainfall. Tipping bucket rain gauges are a really interesting and fun way for you and your children to learn about the weather and predict what the weather will be in your area. A tipping bucket rain gauge has several components that allow it to accurately measure of rainfall. As rain falls it lands in the funnel of the tipping bucket rain gauge. The rain travels down the...

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M9 Technical Project meeting

The M9 project meeting was organised by MFKK via Skype conference on 4 July 2013.

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Torrential rain likely costs grape growers millions

Grape growers are basking in the sunny weather — at least emotionally.Physically, they are sweat soaked and tired from working long days to catch up on rain-delayed tasks and assess the damage from an unseasonably wet spring. “This weather is just ideal,” said Nick Frey, president of the Sonoma County Winegrape Commission. “Things are now growing rapidly.” It is a sharp contrast to the cool spring that has plagued growers, who are anxiously awaiting the first signs of grape formation to determine the extent of crop damage from the...

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M6 General Project meeting

The M6 project meeting was organized by SME project partner BHE-Bonn Ltd. in Budapest on 7 May 2013.

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Vineyards Scramble To Pick Grapes Before Rain Damages Wine Crops

September is harvest season for some of the wine making grapes and when it rains during harvest season, the water can dilute the sugar and acids in the grapes which can reduce the flavors. So you can image how concerned grape growers when several inches of rain were forecasted to fall in our area this week. Curt Hartman ownes Blue Stone Vineyards in Bridgewater and says, “We scrambled, we found every employee, volunteer, friend, relative, everybody we could bring out to pick and we just started picking all day long, from morning to night...

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The M3 Technical Meeting of MARG

The M3 Technical Meeting of MARG was held in Graz on the 23-24 January 2013, at the premises of TUG.

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The Kick-Off meeting of MARG

The Kick-Off meeting of MARG was held in Budapest on 27 November 2012, at the premises of MFKK.

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