Agricultural Conservation Program payments in Montana totaled $8.6 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Agricultural Conservation Program payment recipients were paid 42 percent of Agricultural Conservation Program recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%10%24$855,299$35,637
Top 2%15%48$1,295,523$26,990
Top 3%20%72$1,710,591$23,758
Top 4%24%97$2,108,458$21,737
Top 5%28%121$2,442,141$20,183
Top 6%32%145$2,731,105$18,835
Top 7%35%170$2,999,833$17,646
Top 8%38%194$3,237,338$16,687
Top 9%40%218$3,452,009$15,835
Top 10%42%243$3,642,930$14,991
Top 11%44%267$3,810,926$14,273
Top 12%46%291$3,973,310$13,654
Top 13%48%315$4,124,992$13,095
Top 14%50%340$4,273,236$12,568
Top 15%51%364$4,408,900$12,112
Top 16%53%388$4,536,257$11,691
Top 17%54%413$4,658,498$11,280
Top 18%55%437$4,767,613$10,910
Top 19%57%461$4,868,872$10,562
Top 20%58%486$4,968,738$10,224
Remaining 80% of recips.42%1,944$3,639,598$1,872

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

 

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