Agriculture and weather stations.

A weather station is a facility that has been set up in a specified locality with special equipment that will record analyze and the readings to help in forecasting weather and climate changes. The equipment in this post is a thermometer that will measure the temperature, barometer for atmospheric pressure, the rain gauge for rain water and precipitation, the anemometer for the speed of the wind among others. These equipment have special sensors that will help in accurate readings of these weather patterns.

The ability to accurately predict the weather patterns plays a vital role in the agricultural sector of an area.Having such a station in a farm will help a farmer in his activities. Below are the advantages of having this station in agriculture.


  1. Accurate predict seasons.

With the help of these types of equipment, one can predict the upcoming weather patterns. For instance, the temperature collected will be used to determine the next rains for very high temperatures means there is a high level of moisture collection in the atmosphere. Once this happens, it converts to clouds that will result to rains. This knowledge will help a farmer to properly collect all the materials needed in readiness for the planting seasons. With this knowledge, some activities like drying of farm produce like grains can be carried out at the right time.

  1. Preparation for calamities.

Some of these digital pieces of equipment come with individual sensors, and these sensors will help the farmer in predictions of disasters like storms.armed with this knowledge a farmer can put up protective measures for his products and animals. This will ensure that there will be no losses that might be incurred when such calamities strike.

  1. Accurate data collection

With a weather station, one can get accurate weather data and information of the particular locality. Unlike depending on the meteorologists who cover a wide area in their forecasts. With special area targetted a farmer can plan and put to action all the necessary and required steps towards the agricultural practices that they engage in.

  1. Maximum profits.

With clear and precise plans that come with proper and accurate weather predictions, a farmer can carry out his agricultural activities properly. When that is done according to the expected weather patterns, high yields will be expected and be achieved resulting in high profits when sold.

  1. Healthy and good farm produce.

With the accurate weather prediction thanks to the weather stations, a farmer can plan of the weather patterns. With the ability to determine the upcoming weather a farmer can plan for protection of his crops and animals. With different seasons come different diseases from the farm products and animals. With this knowledge, the plants can be sprayed earlier, and the animals can be vaccinated before hand. This will offer maximum protection against seasonal diseases resulting in maximum and healthy produce. As mentioned earlier this will increase the farmer’s profits and profit margin significantly.

  1. Investment costs.

Many factors can go wrong due to weather calamities and misfortunes; These tragedies will result in significant losses for a farmer.Investing in a weather station will help a farmer in predicting of the upcoming weather patterns and climate changes.Accurate information on these two areas will save the farmer a lot of headaches and save a lot of money that will have been otherwise being lost when such calamities strike.

7.Protection of crops.

A windsock is one of the weather equipment that is found in the weather station. It determines the wind direction and intensity of an area.With this knowledge, a farmer can correctly support his crops to prevent them from breaking their stems and leaves.The wind may also cause the plants to dry, with the knowledge of the wind intensity a farmer can cover the crops to protect them from the harsh weather.


The weather patterns and climate are natural occurrences, but they can be controlled, predicted with the help of the weather stations. A farmer should consider setting up his station so that he can fully reap the fruits of his labor.Though costly, the advantages of having an own station can not be ignored because they will save the farmer a lot of headaches in his agricultural activiti

How a massage chair can negatively impact body health.

A massage chair is a specially designed chair with unique parts that are aimed at targeting particular body parts to offer relaxation and pain relief to one’s body. With the increase in adoption of massage chairs in our lives be it homes, offices, and spas, be it for relaxation, medical purposes many dangers have been associated with them in our lives. The benefits are numerous and appreciated widely, but we can not ignore these faults. We will look at them briefly to educate the masses on the dangers that come with increased use of these particular chairs for massages.


  1. Full range of chairs in the market.

Numerous manufacturers in the world have created and made these chairs. Each chair has its own different and unique functions and parts. Some chairs are made for specific weight and body range. This means that when shopping one has to look carefully at many factors that will affect the efficient use of these chairs when purchased. On the same point, these chairs with their different functions, one is limited to its uses because of functionality.


  1. Cost.

These chairs are costly when buying one has to shop around widely and carefully so that they can get the right chair, with the right specifications so that once they have to spend a fortune, they are satisfied that they got the value of their money. Without saying, there is a lot of time wastage in shopping for the right chair, be it on line or physically.

This chair uses power in its functions; this will increase the electricity bills in a home or spa.

  1. Seat location

This chair has many body parts that make it work well when being manufactured, and these parts result is a bulky frame and overall body of the chair. As a result, these seats will need a big space for its position be it in the house, office or spa.


  1. Health effects

Massage chairs are known to lower down the blood pressure when used well, it’s a big advantage when it comes to our bodies. However, when one suffers from low blood pressure it is risky and may be fatal. The pressure dropping beyond the normal limits will cause more harm than good for its fluctuations will increase the chances of the body suffering a stroke.

Some people have electromagnetic devices in their bodies like pacemakers are discouraged from using it without the doctor’s recommendation. This is because, with the functions of the chair, there is electromagnetism aspects in their duties and will hinder its operations.

Some people suffer from epilepsy and seizures, and these are mostly due to imbalances in the electrical needs of the body. These conditions will be made worse when one uses a massage chair.


  1. Chair weight

These chairs are heavy, as mentioned above, this is due to the parts that make up the chair. This will be expensive if you have bought it online because of shipping costs that will be incurred. It is cumbersome and bulky making any transport costs and possibilities impossible.

  1. Not as effective as the traditional massage.

Sometime back, massages were carried out by the help of the hands with essential oils where there was rubbing and kneading of the body parts and muscles until the relaxation and pain relief is felt. One will spend so much money on purchasing this particular chair and end up being disappointed because not the desired effect will be achieved and experienced.


7.Scheduling an appointment nightmare

Not every person can afford to purchase an down these massage chairs, as a result one will have to use the ones in the Spa. One needs to schedule an appointment, create the time in their busy lives and travel to the Spa for that much-yearned massage. If one is getting a massage for health reasons, it will be taxing and taunting for their bodies the whole journey to the massage parlor.


With the above outlined and briefly explained negative impacts of massage chairs in our lives, one has to truly look and consider these pros before embarking on the journey of buying and owning this particular chair.