Farms can’t go just anywhere; they require fertile soil and just the right conditions. Arable land is limited, especially near cities, where farms often need to compete with other development pressures. Looking at maps of prime farmland and home values illustrates where these conflicts may arise.
Elizabeth Nash, PolicyMap’s Vice President of Data and Product Development, will be presenting at the next Federal Reserve Connecting Communities webinar.
A new scholarly article describes how the USDA Rural Housing Service has worked with PolicyMap to display their single and multifamily housing data.
It’s Opioid Awareness Week. Learn how to use PolicyMap to explore data related to substance abuse and the opioid epidemic.
PolicyMap provided the USDA with an interactive web mapping application to show rates of drug overdose deaths, treatment facilities and rural housing assets