Env. Quality Incentive Program payments in the United States totaled $4.2 billion from 1995-2017.

Counties in the United States Receiving Env. Quality Incentive Program payments, 1995-2017

Rank County Env. Quality Incentive Program
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Texas NRCS$239,689,6725.7%5.7%
2California NRCS$156,371,0093.7%9.3%
3Nebraska NRCS$108,447,5222.6%11.9%
4Colorado NRCS$91,130,8562.2%14.1%
5Kansas NRCS$80,185,7221.9%16.0%
6Minnesota NRCS$77,283,6091.8%17.8%
7Montana NRCS$72,749,6661.7%19.5%
8Iowa NRCS$70,368,3761.7%21.2%
9Wisconsin NRCS$65,326,2401.5%22.7%
10Oregon NRCS$63,547,9431.5%24.2%
11New Mexico NRCS$61,145,4041.4%25.6%
12Utah NRCS$61,052,3051.4%27.1%
13Mississippi NRCS$61,040,6821.4%28.5%
14North Dakota NRCS$56,703,2041.3%29.9%
15Oklahoma NRCS$56,530,9341.3%31.2%
16North Carolina NRCS$56,103,8951.3%32.5%
17South Dakota NRCS$53,238,6321.3%33.8%
18Arizona NRCS$52,686,0391.2%35.0%
19Missouri NRCS$50,560,5731.2%36.2%
20Washington NRCS$48,832,5561.2%37.4%
21Arkansas NRCS$48,487,8351.1%38.5%
22Georgia NRCS$47,371,8611.1%39.6%
23Florida NRCS$46,865,2951.1%40.7%
24Idaho NRCS$46,830,4551.1%41.8%
25Michigan NRCS$45,015,2371.1%42.9%
26Wyoming NRCS$43,509,3981.0%43.9%
27Louisiana NRCS$43,368,1211.0%45.0%
28Alabama NRCS$42,738,6421.0%46.0%
29Ohio NRCS$41,996,1991.0%47.0%
30Pennsylvania NRCS$38,829,5020.9%47.9%
31Illinois NRCS$38,269,7410.9%48.8%
32Kentucky NRCS$37,776,2200.9%49.7%
33Virginia NRCS$37,408,5760.9%50.6%
34New York NRCS$36,585,1200.9%51.4%
35Tennessee NRCS$34,743,8990.8%52.2%
36Indiana NRCS$32,501,8400.8%53.0%
37South Carolina NRCS$26,661,5640.6%53.6%
38Maine NRCS$23,200,3410.5%54.2%
39Delaware NRCS$20,709,1700.5%54.7%
40Nevada NRCS$20,134,1560.5%55.1%
41Maryland NRCS$20,132,8810.5%55.6%
42West Virginia NRCS$16,755,1650.4%56.0%
43New Jersey NRCS$13,916,6010.3%56.3%
44Vermont NRCS$13,169,1630.3%56.7%
45Connecticut NRCS$11,596,8210.3%56.9%
46Hawaii NRCS$10,989,9210.3%57.2%
47Duchesne County, Utah$10,088,1140.2%57.4%
48Massachusetts NRCS$9,775,2390.2%57.7%
49Uintah County, Utah$8,206,9020.2%57.8%
50Cochise County, Arizona$8,015,1940.2%58.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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