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

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

Rank County Grasslands Reserve Program
Pct of
1Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana$453,11636.6%36.6%
2Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana$259,96821.0%57.6%
3Franklin Parish, Louisiana$153,90012.4%70.0%
4Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana$99,0178.0%78.0%
5Vermilion Parish, Louisiana$53,7304.3%82.3%
6Saint Helena Parish, Louisiana$40,5913.3%85.6%
7Rapides Parish, Louisiana$34,5432.8%88.4%
8Livingston Parish, Louisiana$31,4202.5%90.9%
9Lafourche Parish, Louisiana$26,1962.1%93.1%
10Evangeline Parish, Louisiana$19,5571.6%94.6%
11East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana$19,4221.6%96.2%
12Saint Landry Parish, Louisiana$14,7751.2%97.4%
13Washington Parish, Louisiana$14,6021.2%98.6%
14West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana$10,8820.9%99.4%
15Red River Parish, Louisiana$4,2660.3%99.8%
16West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana$2,5510.2%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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