Grasslands Reserve Program payments in Minnesota totaled $3.2 million from 1995-2016.

Congressional Districts in Minnesota Receiving Grasslands Reserve Program payments, 1995-2016

Rank District Grasslands Reserve Program
1995-2016
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
17th District of Minnesota (Rep. Collin Peterson)$2,355,62974.6%74.6%
21st District of Minnesota (Rep. Tim Walz)$494,24915.7%90.3%
32nd District of Minnesota (Rep. Jason Lewis)$99,0703.1%93.4%
48th District of Minnesota (Rep. Rick Nolan)$27,8310.9%94.3%
56th District of Minnesota (Rep. Tom Emmer)$8,2920.3%94.6%

NOTE: Not all recipients were able to be placed into Congressional Districts so the District total may not total 100%. Nationally 96% of all program monies were designated into a Congressional District

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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