Misc. Conservation Payments in Minnesota totaled $605,176 from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Minnesota Receiving Misc. Conservation Payments payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Misc. Conservation Payments
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Stearns County, Minnesota$61,74110.2%10.2%
2Cass County, Minnesota$48,1618.0%18.2%
3Hubbard County, Minnesota$37,6036.2%24.4%
4Washington County, Minnesota$33,6245.6%29.9%
5Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota$29,0004.8%34.7%
6Houston County, Minnesota$23,6553.9%38.6%
7Wabasha County, Minnesota$22,4333.7%42.3%
8Clearwater County, Minnesota$21,1753.5%45.8%
9Fillmore County, Minnesota$20,3503.4%49.2%
10Todd County, Minnesota$19,3913.2%52.4%
11Beltrami County, Minnesota$19,0723.2%55.6%
12Morrison County, Minnesota$18,9013.1%58.7%
13Marshall County, Minnesota$18,4303.0%61.7%
14Winona County, Minnesota$18,2743.0%64.7%
15Norman County, Minnesota$18,1883.0%67.7%
16Dodge County, Minnesota$17,7892.9%70.7%
17Olmsted County, Minnesota$17,6592.9%73.6%
18Roseau County, Minnesota$17,4842.9%76.5%
19Wadena County, Minnesota$16,1772.7%79.2%
20Mower County, Minnesota$16,0372.7%81.8%
21Crow Wing County, Minnesota$15,4422.6%84.4%
22Dakota County, Minnesota$13,9292.3%86.7%
23Goodhue County, Minnesota$12,8222.1%88.8%
24Kittson County, Minnesota$12,4952.1%90.9%
25Wilkin County, Minnesota$10,7831.8%92.6%
26Mille Lacs County, Minnesota$8,3121.4%94.0%
27Pine County, Minnesota$6,1461.0%95.0%
28Isanti County, Minnesota$6,1421.0%96.0%
29Chisago County, Minnesota$5,9431.0%97.0%
30Clay County, Minnesota$5,3900.9%97.9%
31Saint Louis County, Minnesota$4,6690.8%98.7%
32Otter Tail County, Minnesota$3,5000.6%99.3%
33Becker County, Minnesota$2,9610.5%99.8%
34Red Lake County, Minnesota$1,5000.2%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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