Conservation payments in Missouri totaled $3.0 billion from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 59 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%16%784$468,401,277$597,451
Top 2%25%1,568$732,938,725$467,435
Top 3%32%2,352$934,629,344$397,376
Top 4%37%3,136$1,101,224,032$351,156
Top 5%42%3,920$1,244,118,105$317,377
Top 6%46%4,704$1,370,151,269$291,274
Top 7%50%5,488$1,482,766,273$270,183
Top 8%53%6,272$1,583,791,009$252,518
Top 9%56%7,056$1,674,930,102$237,377
Top 10%59%7,840$1,757,491,774$224,170
Top 11%62%8,624$1,832,739,359$212,516
Top 12%64%9,408$1,901,681,846$202,135
Top 13%66%10,193$1,965,364,330$192,815
Top 14%68%10,977$2,024,241,547$184,408
Top 15%70%11,761$2,079,004,149$176,771
Top 16%72%12,545$2,130,005,115$169,789
Top 17%73%13,329$2,177,512,661$163,367
Top 18%75%14,113$2,221,861,785$157,434
Top 19%76%14,897$2,263,154,162$151,920
Top 20%78%15,681$2,301,784,472$146,788
Remaining 80% of recips.22%62,727$664,330,963$10,591

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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