Grasslands Reserve Program payments in the United States totaled $9.7 million in 2018

Counties in the United States Receiving Grasslands Reserve Program payments, 2018

Rank County Grasslands Reserve Program
2018
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Gunnison County, Colorado$1,740,48817.9%17.9%
2Box Elder County, Utah$254,6982.6%20.5%
3Stanley County, South Dakota$220,3232.3%22.8%
4Slope County, North Dakota$167,2861.7%24.5%
5Phillips County, Montana$161,4971.7%26.1%
6Val Verde County, Texas$146,1521.5%27.6%
7Collingsworth County, Texas$143,8791.5%29.1%
8Hawaii County, Hawaii$126,8851.3%30.4%
9Woods County, Oklahoma$119,3241.2%31.6%
10Kinney County, Texas$118,7411.2%32.9%
11Edwards County, Texas$111,3101.1%34.0%
12Ziebach County, South Dakota$109,0201.1%35.1%
13Kimble County, Texas$108,0291.1%36.2%
14Blaine County, Montana$107,4741.1%37.3%
15Uvalde County, Texas$102,2881.1%38.4%
16Converse County, Wyoming$102,0921.0%39.4%
17Cochise County, Arizona$100,7421.0%40.5%
18Bowman County, North Dakota$100,6651.0%41.5%
19Bandera County, Texas$98,9741.0%42.5%
20Sublette County, Wyoming$95,4241.0%43.5%
21Fremont County, Wyoming$85,3880.9%44.4%
22DeBaca County, New Mexico$83,4720.9%45.2%
23Faulk County, South Dakota$83,1980.9%46.1%
24Mariposa County, California$83,1010.9%46.9%
25Craig County, Oklahoma$77,9040.8%47.7%
26Crook County, Oregon$77,3650.8%48.5%
27Wasco County, Oregon$76,9320.8%49.3%
28Las Animas County, Colorado$68,3330.7%50.0%
29Wilson County, Tennessee$67,6130.7%50.7%
30Harding County, New Mexico$66,3900.7%51.4%
31Walworth County, South Dakota$63,9260.7%52.1%
32Texas County, Oklahoma$63,0980.6%52.7%
33Otero County, New Mexico$62,0350.6%53.4%
34Uintah County, Utah$58,3600.6%54.0%
35Ochiltree County, Texas$53,8390.6%54.5%
36Garfield County, Washington$53,2510.5%55.1%
37Gallia County, Ohio$50,8580.5%55.6%
38Valley County, Montana$50,0000.5%56.1%
39Guadalupe County, New Mexico$50,0000.5%56.6%
40Big Horn County, Wyoming$49,9960.5%57.1%
41$49,3670.5%57.6%
42Union County, Illinois$48,1160.5%58.1%
43Donley County, Texas$47,2160.5%58.6%
44Golden Valley County, Montana$47,0600.5%59.1%
45Obion County, Tennessee$45,9260.5%59.6%
46Goliad County, Texas$44,8120.5%60.0%
47Mason County, Texas$44,7990.5%60.5%
48Roosevelt County, New Mexico$43,7770.4%60.9%
49Torrance County, New Mexico$43,2330.4%61.4%
50Muskogee County, Oklahoma$42,7190.4%61.8%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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