ABE faculty Cibin Raj, Herschel Elliott, and Heather Gall awarded funding by the PA Department of Agriculture
Posted: December 2, 2016
The project framework includes both geospatial analysis with readily available data and stakeholder engagement based analysis through surveys and focus groups. Our analysis will focus on 3 counties in western Pennsylvania which are part of the Ohio River Basin: Armstrong, Indiana, and Westmoreland County. A decision-making approach that considers environmental, economic, and logistical/infrastructural constraints and opportunities has the potential to serve as a model for proactive approach for development of animal agriculture that could be transferable to other regions across the United States.
To read more about awarded grants visit PA Agriculture Department Announces Research Grants to Improve Knowledge, Practice on Industry Priority Issues