Conservation Reserve Program payments in Minnesota totaled $2.8 billion from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of CRP recipients were paid 56 percent of CRP payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%15%819$422,755,713$516,185
Top 2%24%1,639$656,810,282$400,738
Top 3%30%2,459$833,114,068$338,802
Top 4%36%3,279$977,276,125$298,041
Top 5%40%4,099$1,100,306,385$268,433
Top 6%44%4,919$1,208,583,664$245,697
Top 7%47%5,739$1,305,315,614$227,447
Top 8%51%6,559$1,392,285,522$212,271
Top 9%53%7,379$1,471,244,328$199,383
Top 10%56%8,199$1,543,780,377$188,289
Top 11%59%9,019$1,610,496,529$178,567
Top 12%61%9,839$1,672,228,342$169,959
Top 13%63%10,659$1,729,478,384$162,255
Top 14%65%11,479$1,782,639,561$155,296
Top 15%67%12,299$1,832,237,711$148,975
Top 16%68%13,119$1,878,637,391$143,200
Top 17%70%13,939$1,922,152,330$137,897
Top 18%71%14,759$1,963,074,365$133,009
Top 19%73%15,579$2,001,666,009$128,485
Top 20%74%16,399$2,038,033,089$124,278
Remaining 80% of recips.26%65,596$714,018,233$10,885

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

 

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