Grasslands Reserve Program payments in Maine totaled $493,815 from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Maine Receiving Grasslands Reserve Program payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Grasslands Reserve Program
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Kennebec County, Maine$258,88552.4%52.4%
2Aroostook County, Maine$71,96714.6%67.0%
3Sagadahoc County, Maine$45,5109.2%76.2%
4Oxford County, Maine$30,3826.2%82.4%
5Knox County, Maine$24,2754.9%87.3%
6Somerset County, Maine$20,7724.2%91.5%
7Franklin County, Maine$17,6523.6%95.1%
8Waldo County, Maine$9,0121.8%96.9%
9Lincoln County, Maine$6,3761.3%98.2%
10Washington County, Maine$4,6340.9%99.1%
11Piscataquis County, Maine$4,3500.9%100.0%

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.

 

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