Conservation payments in Mississippi totaled $45.3 million in 2019
Congressional Districts in Mississippi Receiving Subtotal, Conservation Programs payments, 2019
|Rank||District||Subtotal, Conservation Programs|
|1||2nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson)||$25,652,718||56.7%||56.7%|
|2||1st District of Mississippi (Rep. Trent Kelly)||$11,112,761||24.5%||81.2%|
|3||3rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Michael Guest)||$4,376,878||9.7%||90.9%|
|4||4th District of Mississippi (Rep. Steven Palazzo)||$852,645||1.9%||92.8%|
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 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.