Grasslands Reserve Program payments in Michigan totaled $1.8 million from 1995-2019‡.

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

Rank County Grasslands Reserve Program
Pct of
1Chippewa County, Michigan$1,330,85373.5%73.5%
2Mecosta County, Michigan$78,1604.3%77.8%
3Clare County, Michigan$41,6902.3%80.1%
4Hillsdale County, Michigan$40,1052.2%82.4%
5Mackinac County, Michigan$39,8872.2%84.6%
6Ionia County, Michigan$32,5571.8%86.4%
7Isabella County, Michigan$28,6561.6%87.9%
8Missaukee County, Michigan$27,8801.5%89.5%
9Washtenaw County, Michigan$23,0651.3%90.8%
10Iosco County, Michigan$17,3461.0%91.7%
11Livingston County, Michigan$17,1690.9%92.7%
12Jackson County, Michigan$16,3220.9%93.6%
13Newaygo County, Michigan$15,7500.9%94.4%
14Tuscola County, Michigan$12,9640.7%95.1%
15Calhoun County, Michigan$12,7890.7%95.9%
16Cass County, Michigan$11,5650.6%96.5%
17Cheboygan County, Michigan$10,7120.6%97.1%
18Berrien County, Michigan$10,6580.6%97.7%
19Delta County, Michigan$10,0980.6%98.2%
20Saint Clair County, Michigan$8,8140.5%98.7%
21Kalamazoo County, Michigan$8,4240.5%99.2%
22Saint Joseph County, Michigan$5,9400.3%99.5%
23Gladwin County, Michigan$3,0000.2%99.7%
24Luce County, Michigan$2,7340.2%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 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.


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