Grasslands Reserve Program payments in Minnesota totaled $3.9 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Minnesota Receiving Grasslands Reserve Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Grasslands Reserve Program
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
17th District of Minnesota (Rep. Collin Peterson)$2,973,33376.3%76.3%
21st District of Minnesota (Rep. Jim Hagedorn)$553,60114.2%90.5%
32nd District of Minnesota (Rep. Angie Craig)$105,4012.7%93.3%
48th District of Minnesota (Rep. Pete Stauber)$39,0691.0%94.3%
56th District of Minnesota (Rep. Tom Emmer)$16,5840.4%94.7%

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.

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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