Conservation Reserve Program payments in Van Buren County, Iowa totaled $66.1 million from 1995-2019‡.
Congressional Districts in Van Buren County, Iowa Receiving Conservation Reserve Program payments, 1995-2019‡
|Rank||District||Conservation Reserve Program|
|1||2nd District of Iowa (Rep. David Loebsack)||$1,511,592,905||27.7%||27.7%|
|2||4th District of Iowa (Rep. Steve King)||$1,494,619,146||27.4%||55.1%|
|3||1st District of Iowa (Rep. Abby Finkenauer)||$1,205,376,287||22.1%||77.2%|
|4||3rd District of Iowa (Rep. Cynthia Axne)||$867,946,842||15.9%||93.2%|
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 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.