Conservation payments in Minnesota totaled $143 million in 2019

Counties in Minnesota Receiving Subtotal, Conservation Programs payments, 2019

Rank County Subtotal, Conservation Programs
2019
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Marshall County, Minnesota$6,690,7964.7%4.7%
2Kittson County, Minnesota$5,779,8704.1%8.7%
3Lincoln County, Minnesota$5,747,1244.0%12.8%
4Polk County, Minnesota$5,258,1363.7%16.5%
5Le Sueur County, Minnesota$5,005,4133.5%20.0%
6Kandiyohi County, Minnesota$4,840,1433.4%23.4%
7Lyon County, Minnesota$4,149,4282.9%26.3%
8Fillmore County, Minnesota$4,081,5752.9%29.1%
9Otter Tail County, Minnesota$4,057,4552.8%32.0%
10Grant County, Minnesota$3,697,4502.6%34.6%
11Traverse County, Minnesota$3,627,6012.5%37.1%
12Redwood County, Minnesota$3,534,9062.5%39.6%
13Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota$3,343,1482.3%41.9%
14Swift County, Minnesota$3,226,4542.3%44.2%
15Roseau County, Minnesota$3,222,8182.3%46.5%
16Meeker County, Minnesota$3,206,0752.2%48.7%
17Renville County, Minnesota$3,189,9792.2%51.0%
18Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota$3,189,6412.2%53.2%
19Freeborn County, Minnesota$3,110,5262.2%55.4%
20Mower County, Minnesota$2,902,6732.0%57.4%
21Sibley County, Minnesota$2,878,8712.0%59.4%
22Olmsted County, Minnesota$2,628,7941.8%61.3%
23Steele County, Minnesota$2,624,3931.8%63.1%
24Brown County, Minnesota$2,392,3271.7%64.8%
25Murray County, Minnesota$2,381,7081.7%66.5%
26Stearns County, Minnesota$2,260,9711.6%68.0%
27Pope County, Minnesota$1,997,6531.4%69.4%
28Waseca County, Minnesota$1,956,5311.4%70.8%
29Houston County, Minnesota$1,861,9911.3%72.1%
30Pennington County, Minnesota$1,846,1931.3%73.4%
31Becker County, Minnesota$1,797,9811.3%74.7%
32Blue Earth County, Minnesota$1,785,4461.3%75.9%
33Cottonwood County, Minnesota$1,780,9471.2%77.2%
34Jackson County, Minnesota$1,763,2891.2%78.4%
35Nobles County, Minnesota$1,754,8601.2%79.6%
36Stevens County, Minnesota$1,747,4611.2%80.9%
37Chippewa County, Minnesota$1,744,6171.2%82.1%
38McLeod County, Minnesota$1,698,4151.2%83.3%
39Clay County, Minnesota$1,685,7351.2%84.5%
40Douglas County, Minnesota$1,563,6101.1%85.6%
41Rice County, Minnesota$1,554,2501.1%86.7%
42Wilkin County, Minnesota$1,383,1801.0%87.6%
43Watonwan County, Minnesota$1,325,5410.9%88.5%
44Wabasha County, Minnesota$1,308,5190.9%89.5%
45Winona County, Minnesota$1,274,4750.9%90.4%
46Martin County, Minnesota$1,244,9510.9%91.2%
47Todd County, Minnesota$1,098,5820.8%92.0%
48Dodge County, Minnesota$1,038,7340.7%92.7%
49Goodhue County, Minnesota$1,014,4490.7%93.4%
50Carver County, Minnesota$976,5730.7%94.1%
51Wright County, Minnesota$950,3480.7%94.8%
52Big Stone County, Minnesota$881,1710.6%95.4%
53Faribault County, Minnesota$859,0440.6%96.0%
54Nicollet County, Minnesota$828,0410.6%96.6%
55Pipestone County, Minnesota$748,6400.5%97.1%
56Norman County, Minnesota$742,7580.5%97.6%
57Rock County, Minnesota$616,0800.4%98.1%
58Red Lake County, Minnesota$610,0110.4%98.5%
59Mahnomen County, Minnesota$508,8220.4%98.9%
60Dakota County, Minnesota$406,7640.3%99.1%
61Morrison County, Minnesota$222,6490.2%99.3%
62Benton County, Minnesota$160,3990.1%99.4%
63Scott County, Minnesota$149,3760.1%99.5%
64Hennepin County, Minnesota$114,0750.1%99.6%
65Beltrami County, Minnesota$87,9960.1%99.7%
66Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota$85,1050.1%99.7%
67Wadena County, Minnesota$71,3800.1%99.8%
68Clearwater County, Minnesota$60,7580.0%99.8%
69Isanti County, Minnesota$54,3740.0%99.8%
70Sherburne County, Minnesota$52,2200.0%99.9%
71Mille Lacs County, Minnesota$42,8910.0%99.9%
72Chisago County, Minnesota$31,1280.0%99.9%
73Washington County, Minnesota$27,9940.0%100.0%
74Hubbard County, Minnesota$18,8210.0%100.0%
75Cass County, Minnesota$8,4000.0%100.0%
76Anoka County, Minnesota$6,8560.0%100.0%
77Aitkin County, Minnesota$6,2450.0%100.0%
78Carlton County, Minnesota$6,0750.0%100.0%
79Kanabec County, Minnesota$4,8150.0%100.0%
80Itasca County, Minnesota$3,4080.0%100.0%
81Pine County, Minnesota$2,9830.0%100.0%
82Koochiching County, Minnesota$1,3830.0%100.0%
83Saint Louis County, Minnesota$7640.0%100.0%
84Crow Wing County, Minnesota$2610.0%100.0%

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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