Grasslands Reserve Program payments in Louisiana totaled $1.2 million from 1995-2020‡.
Congressional Districts in Louisiana Receiving Grasslands Reserve Program payments, 1995-2020‡
|Rank||District||Grasslands Reserve Program|
|1||5th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)||$549,632||44.4%||44.4%|
|2||6th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)||$542,816||43.8%||88.2%|
|3||3rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)||$53,730||4.3%||92.5%|
|4||1st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise)||$53,288||4.3%||96.8%|
|5||4th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)||$38,598||3.1%||100.0%|
|6||2nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)||$472||0.0%||100.0%|
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.