Grasslands Reserve Program payments in Louisiana totaled $35,239 in 2019
Congressional Districts in Louisiana Receiving Grasslands Reserve Program payments, 2019
|Rank||District||Grasslands Reserve Program|
|1||5th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)||$15,482||43.9%||43.9%|
|2||6th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)||$11,528||32.7%||76.6%|
|3||1st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise)||$4,588||13.0%||89.7%|
|4||3rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)||$3,582||10.2%||99.8%|
|5||2nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)||$59||0.2%||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.