Grasslands Reserve Program payments in Kentucky totaled $1.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

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

Rank County Grasslands Reserve Program
Pct of
1Crittenden County, Kentucky$401,47633.0%33.0%
2Monroe County, Kentucky$157,88613.0%46.0%
3Mercer County, Kentucky$94,2167.7%53.7%
4Bourbon County, Kentucky$75,9946.2%60.0%
5Graves County, Kentucky$73,6856.1%66.0%
6Breckinridge County, Kentucky$69,8745.7%71.8%
7Owen County, Kentucky$55,0484.5%76.3%
8Harrison County, Kentucky$50,2514.1%80.4%
9Shelby County, Kentucky$43,9653.6%84.1%
10Marshall County, Kentucky$31,0932.6%86.6%
11Warren County, Kentucky$23,0721.9%88.5%
12Franklin County, Kentucky$21,5121.8%90.3%
13Madison County, Kentucky$21,0071.7%92.0%
14Clark County, Kentucky$20,5381.7%93.7%
15McLean County, Kentucky$19,0141.6%95.3%
16Woodford County, Kentucky$16,6371.4%96.6%
17Bath County, Kentucky$14,7001.2%97.8%
18Henry County, Kentucky$14,0241.2%99.0%
19Scott County, Kentucky$11,4230.9%99.9%
20Nelson County, Kentucky$9000.1%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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