Grasslands Reserve Program payments in Michigan totaled $1.8 million from 1995-2020‡.

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

Rank County Grasslands Reserve Program
Pct of
1Chippewa County, Michigan$1,345,87673.4%73.4%
2Mecosta County, Michigan$80,0664.4%77.7%
3Mackinac County, Michigan$43,1952.4%80.1%
4Clare County, Michigan$41,6902.3%82.4%
5Hillsdale County, Michigan$40,8212.2%84.6%
6Ionia County, Michigan$32,5571.8%86.4%
7Isabella County, Michigan$28,6561.6%87.9%
8Missaukee County, Michigan$28,6261.6%89.5%
9Washtenaw County, Michigan$23,0651.3%90.8%
10Iosco County, Michigan$17,4421.0%91.7%
11Livingston County, Michigan$17,1690.9%92.6%
12Jackson County, Michigan$16,3220.9%93.5%
13Newaygo County, Michigan$15,7500.9%94.4%
14Tuscola County, Michigan$12,9640.7%95.1%
15Calhoun County, Michigan$12,7890.7%95.8%
16Cass County, Michigan$11,5650.6%96.4%
17Delta County, Michigan$11,0840.6%97.0%
18Cheboygan County, Michigan$10,7120.6%97.6%
19Berrien County, Michigan$10,6580.6%98.2%
20Kalamazoo County, Michigan$9,0720.5%98.7%
21Saint Clair County, Michigan$8,8140.5%99.2%
22Saint Joseph County, Michigan$5,9400.3%99.5%
23Luce County, Michigan$3,1140.2%99.7%
24Gladwin County, Michigan$3,0000.2%99.8%
25Alcona County, Michigan$2,0360.1%99.9%
26Midland County, Michigan$1,1230.1%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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