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

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

Rank District Grasslands Reserve Program
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
12nd District of Maine (Rep. Jared Golden)$289,45958.6%58.6%
21st District of Maine (Rep. Chellie Pingree)$171,15434.7%93.3%

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 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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