Grasslands Reserve Program payments in the United States totaled $185 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in the United States Receiving Grasslands Reserve Program payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Grasslands Reserve Program
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Blaine County, Idaho$10,089,0685.4%5.4%
2Box Elder County, Utah$7,987,5114.3%9.7%
3Lyon County, Nevada$7,632,3894.1%13.9%
4Kimble County, Texas$6,315,6313.4%17.3%
5Golden Valley County, Montana$5,494,3243.0%20.2%
6Butte County, Idaho$3,658,8412.0%22.2%
7Stanley County, South Dakota$3,597,2361.9%24.1%
8Gunnison County, Colorado$3,284,3621.8%25.9%
9Portage County, Wisconsin$2,504,5221.4%27.3%
10Tuolumne County, California$2,142,2161.2%28.4%
11Converse County, Wyoming$1,974,1001.1%29.5%
12Slope County, North Dakota$1,863,4631.0%30.5%
13Austin County, Texas$1,854,3201.0%31.5%
14Merced County, California$1,813,5081.0%32.5%
15Pottawatomie County, Kansas$1,785,3491.0%33.4%
16Hawaii County, Hawaii$1,726,3080.9%34.4%
17Cochise County, Arizona$1,551,5220.8%35.2%
18Craig County, Oklahoma$1,469,1290.8%36.0%
19Mono County, California$1,464,4880.8%36.8%
20Chambers County, Texas$1,451,2600.8%37.6%
21Aurora County, South Dakota$1,450,2590.8%38.3%
22Woods County, Oklahoma$1,429,7430.8%39.1%
23Chippewa County, Michigan$1,330,8530.7%39.8%
24San Patricio County, Texas$1,303,2000.7%40.5%
25Phillips County, Montana$1,280,6930.7%41.2%
26Abbeville County, South Carolina$1,200,0450.6%41.9%
27Ziebach County, South Dakota$1,199,5150.6%42.5%
28Guadalupe County, New Mexico$1,181,6060.6%43.2%
29Blaine County, Montana$1,178,5910.6%43.8%
30Osceola County, Florida$1,119,5690.6%44.4%
31Val Verde County, Texas$1,081,3740.6%45.0%
32Sully County, South Dakota$1,045,8110.6%45.5%
33Montgomery County, Alabama$1,011,3620.5%46.1%
34Fremont County, Wyoming$1,009,0290.5%46.6%
35Uvalde County, Texas$995,3450.5%47.2%
36Union County, Illinois$975,5760.5%47.7%
37Charlotte County, Florida$960,0000.5%48.2%
38Maui County, Hawaii$948,9090.5%48.7%
39Custer County, South Dakota$902,0550.5%49.2%
40Fremont County, Idaho$897,1810.5%49.7%
41Collingsworth County, Texas$868,5540.5%50.2%
42Osage County, Oklahoma$814,2420.4%50.6%
43Kerr County, Texas$811,2780.4%51.0%
44Kinney County, Texas$794,8020.4%51.5%
45Greene County, Alabama$781,8960.4%51.9%
46Wilson County, Tennessee$751,5340.4%52.3%
47Worcester County, Massachusetts$750,4520.4%52.7%
48Bandera County, Texas$737,8700.4%53.1%
49Wasco County, Oregon$697,5630.4%53.5%
50Las Animas County, Colorado$690,2530.4%53.8%

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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