Conservation Reserve Program payments in California totaled $2.3 million in 2019

Counties in California Receiving Conservation Reserve Program payments, 2019

Rank County Conservation Reserve Program
Pct of
1San Luis Obispo County, California$1,262,01855.4%55.4%
2Siskiyou County, California$416,68418.3%73.7%
3Monterey County, California$234,99910.3%84.0%
4Yolo County, California$104,1914.6%88.6%
5Los Angeles County, California$80,7803.5%92.1%
6Kern County, California$46,5972.0%94.1%
7Sutter County, California$42,5301.9%96.0%
8Glenn County, California$40,6861.8%97.8%
9Merced County, California$21,3740.9%98.7%
10Colusa County, California$16,3160.7%99.5%
11Mendocino County, California$7,0760.3%99.8%
12Humboldt County, California$5,3780.2%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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