Conservation Reserve Program payments in Mississippi totaled $45.9 million in 2018
Congressional Districts in Mississippi Receiving Conservation Reserve Program payments, 2018
|Rank||District||Conservation Reserve Program|
|1||2nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson)||$22,836,745||49.7%||49.7%|
|2||1st District of Mississippi (Rep. Trent Kelly)||$10,634,346||23.2%||72.9%|
|3||3rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Michael Guest)||$4,266,147||9.3%||82.2%|
|4||4th District of Mississippi (Rep. Steven Palazzo)||$984,398||2.1%||84.3%|
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.