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

Counties in Missouri Receiving Subtotal, Conservation Programs payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Subtotal, Conservation Programs
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Missouri NRCS$174,883,0895.9%5.9%
2Harrison County, Missouri$152,490,2145.1%11.0%
3Carroll County, Missouri$113,649,3063.8%14.9%
4Daviess County, Missouri$108,698,2523.7%18.5%
5Gentry County, Missouri$102,223,6583.4%22.0%
6Linn County, Missouri$102,151,8733.4%25.4%
7Sullivan County, Missouri$92,632,5003.1%28.5%
8Nodaway County, Missouri$89,986,7963.0%31.6%
9Macon County, Missouri$81,181,8362.7%34.3%
10Grundy County, Missouri$80,475,9932.7%37.0%
11Caldwell County, Missouri$76,682,0292.6%39.6%
12Livingston County, Missouri$70,548,4462.4%42.0%
13Knox County, Missouri$70,371,4942.4%44.4%
14DeKalb County, Missouri$69,534,0552.3%46.7%
15Scotland County, Missouri$66,761,5172.3%49.0%
16Chariton County, Missouri$65,066,4242.2%51.2%
17Mercer County, Missouri$61,104,3052.1%53.2%
18Monroe County, Missouri$60,124,6822.0%55.2%
19Worth County, Missouri$57,012,0441.9%57.2%
20Randolph County, Missouri$55,237,1971.9%59.0%
21Putnam County, Missouri$52,885,6171.8%60.8%
22Vernon County, Missouri$51,097,7771.7%62.5%
23Adair County, Missouri$47,673,2651.6%64.1%
24Ray County, Missouri$44,755,8781.5%65.6%
25Lewis County, Missouri$43,616,2251.5%67.1%
26Clark County, Missouri$41,415,4391.4%68.5%
27Ralls County, Missouri$39,985,0371.3%69.9%
28Stoddard County, Missouri$37,188,3591.3%71.1%
29Andrew County, Missouri$34,496,9861.2%72.3%
30Barton County, Missouri$32,655,9221.1%73.4%
31Shelby County, Missouri$31,259,3941.1%74.4%
32Schuyler County, Missouri$31,194,7031.1%75.5%
33Clinton County, Missouri$30,761,4491.0%76.5%
34Saline County, Missouri$29,917,3831.0%77.5%
35Howard County, Missouri$29,869,6991.0%78.5%
36Bates County, Missouri$28,372,3041.0%79.5%
37Audrain County, Missouri$27,365,9760.9%80.4%
38Marion County, Missouri$27,193,9030.9%81.3%
39Callaway County, Missouri$26,613,6240.9%82.2%
40Pettis County, Missouri$26,097,0230.9%83.1%
41Cooper County, Missouri$25,425,9050.9%84.0%
42Cape Girardeau County, Missouri$22,406,5590.8%84.7%
43Pike County, Missouri$21,796,7050.7%85.5%
44Atchison County, Missouri$20,891,0540.7%86.2%
45Cass County, Missouri$19,322,3100.7%86.8%
46Johnson County, Missouri$19,206,7590.6%87.5%
47Moniteau County, Missouri$18,601,2590.6%88.1%
48Scott County, Missouri$18,591,3660.6%88.7%
49Buchanan County, Missouri$17,796,8640.6%89.3%
50Henry County, Missouri$17,038,6130.6%89.9%
51Holt County, Missouri$16,627,3490.6%90.5%
52Jasper County, Missouri$16,308,2610.5%91.0%
53Lincoln County, Missouri$15,395,7900.5%91.5%
54Montgomery County, Missouri$15,254,3060.5%92.0%
55Boone County, Missouri$14,741,9430.5%92.5%
56Lafayette County, Missouri$14,410,7510.5%93.0%
57Lawrence County, Missouri$13,948,8410.5%93.5%
58Perry County, Missouri$12,677,4950.4%93.9%
59New Madrid County, Missouri$10,442,6390.4%94.3%
60Mississippi County, Missouri$9,395,1140.3%94.6%
61Saint Clair County, Missouri$9,149,2100.3%94.9%
62Dade County, Missouri$8,769,5000.3%95.2%
63Dunklin County, Missouri$8,745,9300.3%95.5%
64$8,706,2660.3%95.8%
65Platte County, Missouri$8,518,8780.3%96.1%
66Franklin County, Missouri$8,305,5810.3%96.3%
67Warren County, Missouri$6,690,3510.2%96.6%
68Cedar County, Missouri$6,558,6970.2%96.8%
69Pemiscot County, Missouri$6,263,5200.2%97.0%
70Bollinger County, Missouri$6,206,5600.2%97.2%
71Newton County, Missouri$5,939,2100.2%97.4%
72Polk County, Missouri$4,111,6360.1%97.6%
73Benton County, Missouri$3,983,7060.1%97.7%
74Saint Charles County, Missouri$3,776,8190.1%97.8%
75Osage County, Missouri$3,535,6510.1%97.9%
76Gasconade County, Missouri$3,474,4850.1%98.0%
77Cole County, Missouri$3,250,3000.1%98.2%
78Clay County, Missouri$3,199,1150.1%98.3%
79Barry County, Missouri$3,153,5040.1%98.4%
80Ripley County, Missouri$3,049,2110.1%98.5%
81Howell County, Missouri$2,529,1360.1%98.6%
82Wright County, Missouri$2,392,7560.1%98.6%
83Morgan County, Missouri$2,275,6270.1%98.7%
84Butler County, Missouri$2,194,5650.1%98.8%
85Maries County, Missouri$2,079,1130.1%98.9%
86Douglas County, Missouri$1,900,9030.1%98.9%
87Texas County, Missouri$1,875,1570.1%99.0%
88Dallas County, Missouri$1,834,4230.1%99.1%
89Laclede County, Missouri$1,824,4240.1%99.1%
90Oregon County, Missouri$1,786,0410.1%99.2%
91Christian County, Missouri$1,605,3510.1%99.2%
92Phelps County, Missouri$1,595,4570.1%99.3%
93Wayne County, Missouri$1,536,8100.1%99.3%
94Webster County, Missouri$1,469,0430.0%99.4%
95Madison County, Missouri$1,463,6520.0%99.4%
96Hickory County, Missouri$1,447,0450.0%99.5%
97Saint Francois County, Missouri$1,411,3470.0%99.5%
98Greene County, Missouri$1,234,3570.0%99.6%
99Ozark County, Missouri$1,215,0010.0%99.6%
100Crawford County, Missouri$1,134,4710.0%99.6%
101McDonald County, Missouri$1,132,0810.0%99.7%
102Miller County, Missouri$1,017,0170.0%99.7%
103Stone County, Missouri$999,0850.0%99.8%
104Jackson County, Missouri$935,3820.0%99.8%
105Jefferson County, Missouri$911,7990.0%99.8%
106Shannon County, Missouri$763,8790.0%99.8%
107Dent County, Missouri$748,4190.0%99.9%
108Camden County, Missouri$684,8090.0%99.9%
109Taney County, Missouri$674,8010.0%99.9%
110Saint Louis County, Missouri$616,2760.0%99.9%
111Reynolds County, Missouri$455,4980.0%100.0%
112Pulaski County, Missouri$384,6550.0%100.0%
113Carter County, Missouri$344,1390.0%100.0%
114Iron County, Missouri$321,5320.0%100.0%
115Washington County, Missouri$263,8200.0%100.0%
116Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri$157,8810.0%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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