Grasslands Reserve Program payments in Massachusetts totaled $1.1 million from 1995-2019‡.

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

Rank County Grasslands Reserve Program
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Worcester County, Massachusetts$750,45268.0%68.0%
2Franklin County, Massachusetts$170,86415.5%83.5%
3Hampshire County, Massachusetts$77,4137.0%90.5%
4Middlesex County, Massachusetts$39,6123.6%94.1%
5Essex County, Massachusetts$39,0343.5%97.6%
6Hampden County, Massachusetts$14,6991.3%98.9%
7Berkshire County, Massachusetts$6,4230.6%99.5%
8Bristol County, Massachusetts$5,2340.5%100.0%
9Norfolk County, Massachusetts$2280.0%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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