Grasslands Reserve Program payments in Mississippi totaled $945,109 from 1995-2019‡.
Congressional Districts in Mississippi Receiving Grasslands Reserve Program payments, 1995-2019‡
|Rank||District||Grasslands Reserve Program|
|1||1st District of Mississippi (Rep. Trent Kelly)||$430,212||45.5%||45.5%|
|2||2nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson)||$402,958||42.6%||88.2%|
|3||4th District of Mississippi (Rep. Steven Palazzo)||$20,425||2.2%||90.3%|
|4||3rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Michael Guest)||$19,590||2.1%||92.4%|
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 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.