Conservation Reserve Program payments in the United States totaled $38.6 billion from 1995-2016.

Counties in the United States Receiving Conservation Reserve Program payments, 1995-2016

Rank County Conservation Reserve Program
1995-2016
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Whitman County, Washington$233,379,9390.6%0.6%
2Adams County, Washington$228,790,1530.6%1.2%
3Douglas County, Washington$203,169,3340.5%1.7%
4Hill County, Montana$198,598,2100.5%2.2%
5Chouteau County, Montana$188,298,5040.5%2.7%
6Walla Walla County, Washington$183,835,0520.5%3.2%
7Marshall County, Minnesota$179,016,9940.5%3.7%
8Weld County, Colorado$173,883,7700.5%4.1%
9Umatilla County, Oregon$169,766,9320.4%4.6%
10Baca County, Colorado$168,614,7870.4%5.0%
11Texas County, Oklahoma$157,502,4710.4%5.4%
12Washington County, Colorado$153,315,4070.4%5.8%
13Lincoln County, Washington$150,674,0130.4%6.2%
14Polk County, Minnesota$149,548,1370.4%6.6%
15Curry County, New Mexico$145,483,6090.4%7.0%
16Kit Carson County, Colorado$143,170,5840.4%7.3%
17Kiowa County, Colorado$140,084,5030.4%7.7%
18Deaf Smith County, Texas$137,530,3470.4%8.0%
19Gaines County, Texas$128,958,0300.3%8.4%
20Morrow County, Oregon$124,412,1390.3%8.7%
21Harrison County, Missouri$124,255,9950.3%9.0%
22Keokuk County, Iowa$124,170,1270.3%9.3%
23Clayton County, Iowa$121,579,1480.3%9.7%
24Franklin County, Washington$118,311,2430.3%10.0%
25Stutsman County, North Dakota$117,831,1170.3%10.3%
26Toole County, Montana$117,206,6190.3%10.6%
27Valley County, Montana$116,756,1480.3%10.9%
28Lamb County, Texas$115,815,1470.3%11.2%
29Roosevelt County, New Mexico$115,147,3690.3%11.5%
30Prowers County, Colorado$115,040,3370.3%11.8%
31Washington County, Iowa$114,863,6890.3%12.1%
32Power County, Idaho$110,445,6710.3%12.4%
33Roseau County, Minnesota$104,212,5420.3%12.6%
34Bailey County, Texas$103,292,7040.3%12.9%
35Blaine County, Montana$102,626,1200.3%13.2%
36Hamilton County, Kansas$100,946,9100.3%13.4%
37Roosevelt County, Montana$100,373,8110.3%13.7%
38Teton County, Montana$100,162,5610.3%13.9%
39Ringgold County, Iowa$100,070,2020.3%14.2%
40Cimarron County, Oklahoma$99,349,5760.3%14.5%
41Brown County, South Dakota$99,275,9020.3%14.7%
42Phillips County, Montana$99,017,1140.3%15.0%
43Taylor County, Iowa$98,960,1430.3%15.2%
44Kittson County, Minnesota$96,901,8100.3%15.5%
45Hale County, Texas$96,666,1310.3%15.7%
46Walsh County, North Dakota$96,523,2730.3%16.0%
47Lincoln County, Colorado$96,148,1580.2%16.2%
48Swisher County, Texas$95,569,4880.2%16.5%
49Floyd County, Texas$94,679,2780.2%16.7%
50Liberty County, Montana$93,745,9270.2%17.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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