Conservation Reserve Program payments in Iowa totaled $5.9 billion from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Iowa Receiving Conservation Reserve Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Conservation Reserve Program
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
14th District of Iowa (Rep. Steve King)$1,656,301,92128.3%28.3%
22nd District of Iowa (Rep. David Loebsack)$1,611,444,63527.5%55.8%
31st District of Iowa (Rep. Abby Finkenauer)$1,288,626,60522.0%77.8%
43rd District of Iowa (Rep. Cynthia Axne)$944,344,21016.1%94.0%

NOTE: Not all recipients were able to be placed into Congressional Districts so the District total may not total 100%. Nationally 96% of all program monies were designated into a Congressional District

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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