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Last modified September 26, 2008 09:26

Here we publish short accounts of the history of agrometeorology in countries, organizations (such as NMHSs), institutes (research as well as education), journals etc.. This may also be life and work of important agrometeorologists, history of important inventions/instruments/equations/courses etc. in agrometeorology. [Discuss items for this section with the President or Vice-president.]

The History of Capacity Building through Roving Seminars on Agro-meteorology/-climatology in Africa, Asia and Latin America by “Agromet Vision”. II. Agrometeorology and Sustainable Development — Last modified May 07, 2015 14:54
C. (Kees) J. Stigter, Group Agrometeorology, Department of Soil, Crop and Climate Sciences, University of the Free State (UFS), Faculty of Agriculture, Agriculture Building, Campus UFS, 9301 Bloemfontein, South Africa and Cluster Response Farming and Climate Change, Department of Anthropology University of Indonesia (UI), Faculty of Social and Political Sciences, Fl.6/Building H - Selo Soemardjan Room, campus UI,16424 Depok/Indonesia and Agromet Vision, Groenestraat 13, 5314AJ Bruchem/The Netherlands E-mail:
The History of Capacity Building through Roving Seminars on Agro-meteorology/-climatology in Africa, Asia and Latin America by “Agromet Vision”. I. Agrometeorological Services: Theory and Practice — Last modified April 28, 2015 11:59
My one man consultancy bureau “Agromet Vision” (presently The Netherlands, Indonesia, Africa) offers Roving Seminars of two to five days for university staff, professional agrometeorologists and extension intermediaries since 2005, with local evaluations.
John Monteith – obituary for INSAM (International Society for Agricultural Meteorology) — Last modified September 07, 2012 10:19
It was with great sadness that we learned that Professor John Lennox Monteith FRS, FRSE (JLM as he was fondly known to everyone who worked with him) passed away peacefully on 20 July 2012 at the age of 82.
Forefathers prognosticatedour thesis .... The GR (GREEN REVOLUTION) led desertification and climate change? — Last modified July 16, 2009 09:46
From ENN Community Blog ( The Climate Change Debate: The History and The Forefathers.
Influence of weather and climate on fisheries: overview of the early history of the problem, 1850s - 1950s — Last modified December 11, 2008 09:06
From Beaufort to Bjerkness and beyond. Critical perspectives on observing, analyzing, and predicting weather and climate. Alogorismus, Heft 52, Munchen, pp. 103-115
The end of weather shooting — Last modified July 17, 2006 07:26
Several times I got in the past two years inquiries on the progress and results of weather shooting. Because recently these were repeated, I will answer them below. I will begin from the state of the art at the time of the international conference of experts on weather shooting at Graz in 1902.
A contemporary history of a new approach to applied agrometeorology — Last modified February 06, 2006 09:25
A contemporary history of a new approach to applied agrometeorology
Agricultural Meteorology by Sir John Stuart Forbes of Pitsligo — Last modified January 13, 2004 14:25
Transactions of the Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland - July 1853 - March 1855.
Agricultural Meteorological Work in Great Britain — Last modified December 22, 2003 08:26
From Conference of Empire Meteorologists, Agricultural Section, 1929.
Agrometeorology in Kurdistan of Iraq: a contemporary history — Last modified October 23, 2003 11:34
The three Governorates Erbil, Dohuk, and Suleimanyiah are located in the northern part of the Republic of Iraq known as Kurdistan. The region lies between latitudes 34° 42' N and 37° 22' N and between longitudes 42° 25' and 46° 15' East. The lowest point in the region is Kifri, which has an elevation of 140 meters above mean sea level (amsl), and the highest point is the peak of Hasarost mountain in Erbil Governorate, measuring 3607 meters amsl. The Kurdistan region mainly extends across the Zagross Mountain up to the Taurus mountains in Turkey. The region shares its borders with Syria in the west, Turkey in the north and Iran in the east.
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