Current and Recent Projects

PAOneStop provides online tools to help farmers meet regulatory requirements for Conservation and Nutrient Management Planning. Development of PAOneStop is ongoing and will be released to the public incrementally.

Enhancing AgMap through Promotion, Marketing, and Integration with the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. AgMap is free to users thanks to the generous support from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture.

A variety of GIS trainings across Pennsylvania. Workshops and training offered by the Land Analysis Laboratory.

Drought is the primary contributor to crop failure in the United States, resulting in estimated annual losses between $6 to 8 billion. The USDA Farm Service agency estimated that the 1999 drought alone resulted in $500 million in associated crop losses in Pennsylvania, and in some counties crop losses reached unprecedented levels of 70 to 100 percent.