Conservation payments in Minnesota totaled $3.0 billion from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Minnesota Receiving Subtotal, Conservation Programs payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Subtotal, Conservation Programs
Pct of
17th District of Minnesota (Rep. Collin Peterson)$1,842,748,50161.9%61.9%
21st District of Minnesota (Rep. Jim Hagedorn)$571,904,74619.2%81.1%
32nd District of Minnesota (Rep. Angie Craig)$72,426,3862.4%83.5%
46th District of Minnesota (Rep. Tom Emmer)$49,149,0811.7%85.2%
58th District of Minnesota (Rep. Pete Stauber)$30,890,5681.0%86.2%
63rd District of Minnesota (Rep. Dean Phillips)$4,734,1070.2%86.4%
74th District of Minnesota (Rep. Betty McCollum)$612,4680.0%86.4%
85th District of Minnesota (Rep. Ilhan Omar)$312,7660.0%86.4%

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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