Grasslands Reserve Program payments in Alabama totaled $3.1 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Alabama Receiving Grasslands Reserve Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Grasslands Reserve Program
Pct of
1Montgomery County, Alabama$1,017,41732.4%32.4%
2Greene County, Alabama$792,17325.2%57.6%
3DeKalb County, Alabama$431,59613.7%71.4%
4Perry County, Alabama$201,8626.4%77.8%
5Sumter County, Alabama$146,4314.7%82.5%
6Autauga County, Alabama$93,4563.0%85.4%
7Lowndes County, Alabama$84,0072.7%88.1%
8Colbert County, Alabama$78,4202.5%90.6%
9Marengo County, Alabama$70,2442.2%92.9%
10Cherokee County, Alabama$45,3811.4%94.3%
11Marion County, Alabama$31,7621.0%95.3%
12Wilcox County, Alabama$26,4940.8%96.2%
13Jackson County, Alabama$17,1090.5%96.7%
14Hale County, Alabama$13,0320.4%97.1%
15Franklin County, Alabama$12,7640.4%97.5%
16Geneva County, Alabama$11,8660.4%97.9%
17Morgan County, Alabama$11,4750.4%98.3%
18Russell County, Alabama$10,9740.3%98.6%
19Pickens County, Alabama$9,0270.3%98.9%
20Bullock County, Alabama$8,6650.3%99.2%
21Macon County, Alabama$8,1600.3%99.4%
22Talladega County, Alabama$7,1000.2%99.7%
23Butler County, Alabama$4,8520.2%99.8%
24Marshall County, Alabama$3,8000.1%99.9%
25Dallas County, Alabama$1,8360.1%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.


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