Conservation payments in Minnesota totaled $144 million in 2018

Counties in Minnesota Receiving Subtotal, Conservation Programs payments, 2018

Rank County Subtotal, Conservation Programs
2018
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Marshall County, Minnesota$7,332,8515.1%5.1%
2Lincoln County, Minnesota$5,981,7724.2%9.3%
3Kittson County, Minnesota$5,969,8954.1%13.4%
4Polk County, Minnesota$5,443,2033.8%17.2%
5Le Sueur County, Minnesota$5,051,4813.5%20.7%
6Kandiyohi County, Minnesota$4,921,5263.4%24.1%
7Fillmore County, Minnesota$4,478,3073.1%27.2%
8Lyon County, Minnesota$4,372,4233.0%30.3%
9Otter Tail County, Minnesota$4,111,6402.9%33.1%
10Grant County, Minnesota$3,914,1232.7%35.9%
11Roseau County, Minnesota$3,860,9912.7%38.5%
12Traverse County, Minnesota$3,634,0322.5%41.1%
13Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota$3,267,8882.3%43.3%
14Swift County, Minnesota$3,197,6972.2%45.6%
15Redwood County, Minnesota$3,100,5092.2%47.7%
16Meeker County, Minnesota$3,066,6142.1%49.8%
17Sibley County, Minnesota$3,028,2382.1%51.9%
18Olmsted County, Minnesota$2,905,1452.0%54.0%
19Freeborn County, Minnesota$2,855,0192.0%56.0%
20Renville County, Minnesota$2,776,3821.9%57.9%
21Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota$2,772,5211.9%59.8%
22Mower County, Minnesota$2,746,2211.9%61.7%
23Steele County, Minnesota$2,671,0211.9%63.6%
24Stearns County, Minnesota$2,392,3971.7%65.2%
25Murray County, Minnesota$2,311,2081.6%66.8%
26Pope County, Minnesota$2,252,4921.6%68.4%
27Brown County, Minnesota$2,131,3751.5%69.9%
28Waseca County, Minnesota$2,127,8061.5%71.4%
29Pennington County, Minnesota$2,077,2631.4%72.8%
30Houston County, Minnesota$2,049,6831.4%74.2%
31Becker County, Minnesota$2,025,6051.4%75.6%
32Rice County, Minnesota$1,711,2241.2%76.8%
33Stevens County, Minnesota$1,675,5521.2%78.0%
34Chippewa County, Minnesota$1,669,4791.2%79.2%
35Douglas County, Minnesota$1,637,8131.1%80.3%
36Nobles County, Minnesota$1,637,0791.1%81.4%
37Cottonwood County, Minnesota$1,595,6761.1%82.5%
38Jackson County, Minnesota$1,595,6411.1%83.7%
39Blue Earth County, Minnesota$1,564,8741.1%84.7%
40Clay County, Minnesota$1,491,5391.0%85.8%
41Winona County, Minnesota$1,380,1811.0%86.7%
42McLeod County, Minnesota$1,352,5840.9%87.7%
43Wilkin County, Minnesota$1,304,9860.9%88.6%
44Wabasha County, Minnesota$1,283,0510.9%89.5%
45Todd County, Minnesota$1,178,8270.8%90.3%
46Dodge County, Minnesota$1,138,3240.8%91.1%
47Watonwan County, Minnesota$1,118,4780.8%91.9%
48Norman County, Minnesota$1,108,8250.8%92.6%
49Goodhue County, Minnesota$1,106,1140.8%93.4%
50Martin County, Minnesota$1,020,2880.7%94.1%
51Wright County, Minnesota$1,002,1810.7%94.8%
52Carver County, Minnesota$892,5380.6%95.4%
53Faribault County, Minnesota$874,0450.6%96.0%
54Big Stone County, Minnesota$816,2770.6%96.6%
55Pipestone County, Minnesota$786,2700.5%97.2%
56Red Lake County, Minnesota$690,5440.5%97.6%
57Rock County, Minnesota$592,3060.4%98.0%
58Mahnomen County, Minnesota$521,7120.4%98.4%
59Nicollet County, Minnesota$503,7920.4%98.8%
60Dakota County, Minnesota$415,9870.3%99.0%
61Morrison County, Minnesota$277,9670.2%99.2%
62Benton County, Minnesota$197,9750.1%99.4%
63Scott County, Minnesota$165,5840.1%99.5%
64Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota$99,0640.1%99.6%
65Beltrami County, Minnesota$91,3090.1%99.6%
66Hennepin County, Minnesota$87,4660.1%99.7%
67Wadena County, Minnesota$85,1700.1%99.7%
68Isanti County, Minnesota$71,4050.0%99.8%
69Clearwater County, Minnesota$60,7780.0%99.8%
70Sherburne County, Minnesota$51,9720.0%99.9%
71Mille Lacs County, Minnesota$44,3670.0%99.9%
72Chisago County, Minnesota$33,4240.0%99.9%
73Washington County, Minnesota$27,9940.0%99.9%
74Hubbard County, Minnesota$22,8670.0%100.0%
75Cass County, Minnesota$12,2390.0%100.0%
76Anoka County, Minnesota$10,0160.0%100.0%
77Aitkin County, Minnesota$9,2480.0%100.0%
78Kanabec County, Minnesota$5,2630.0%100.0%
79Itasca County, Minnesota$4,2900.0%100.0%
80Pine County, Minnesota$3,1860.0%100.0%
81Carlton County, Minnesota$2,7600.0%100.0%
82Koochiching County, Minnesota$1,3830.0%100.0%
83Saint Louis County, Minnesota$7640.0%100.0%
84Crow Wing County, Minnesota$4130.0%100.0%

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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