Conservation payments in Minnesota totaled $2.8 billion from 1995-2019‡.

Congressional Districts in Minnesota Receiving Subtotal, Conservation Programs payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank District Subtotal, Conservation Programs
Pct of
17th District of Minnesota (Rep. Collin Peterson)$1,745,424,86661.6%61.6%
21st District of Minnesota (Rep. Jim Hagedorn)$528,402,85518.7%80.3%
32nd District of Minnesota (Rep. Angie Craig)$68,519,6562.4%82.7%
46th District of Minnesota (Rep. Tom Emmer)$46,025,7721.6%84.3%
58th District of Minnesota (Rep. Pete Stauber)$30,181,3701.1%85.4%
63rd District of Minnesota (Rep. Dean Phillips)$4,272,8460.2%85.5%
74th District of Minnesota (Rep. Betty McCollum)$594,7040.0%85.6%
85th District of Minnesota (Rep. Ilhan Omar)$245,1610.0%85.6%

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.

‡ 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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