Grasslands Reserve Program payments in Massachusetts totaled $1.1 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Massachusetts Receiving Grasslands Reserve Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Grasslands Reserve Program
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Worcester County, Massachusetts$758,02867.7%67.7%
2Franklin County, Massachusetts$170,86415.3%83.0%
3Hampshire County, Massachusetts$78,9317.1%90.0%
4Essex County, Massachusetts$42,9343.8%93.9%
5Middlesex County, Massachusetts$40,7823.6%97.5%
6Hampden County, Massachusetts$14,7511.3%98.8%
7Berkshire County, Massachusetts$7,4080.7%99.5%
8Bristol County, Massachusetts$5,2920.5%100.0%
9Norfolk County, Massachusetts$2280.0%100.0%

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.

 

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