Agricultural Conservation Program payments in Montana totaled $8.6 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Montana Receiving Agricultural Conservation Program payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Agricultural Conservation Program
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Cascade County, Montana$526,8586.1%6.1%
2Pondera County, Montana$373,3254.3%10.5%
3Rosebud County, Montana$350,7524.1%14.5%
4Glacier County, Montana$325,3293.8%18.3%
5Teton County, Montana$317,9993.7%22.0%
6Yellowstone County, Montana$310,0263.6%25.6%
7Carbon County, Montana$302,2313.5%29.1%
8Blaine County, Montana$299,6413.5%32.6%
9Beaverhead County, Montana$269,7913.1%35.7%
10Phillips County, Montana$250,4562.9%38.6%
11Big Horn County, Montana$241,3062.8%41.4%
12Madison County, Montana$222,1722.6%44.0%
13Carter County, Montana$217,2762.5%46.5%
14Lake County, Montana$213,9932.5%49.0%
15Custer County, Montana$207,1002.4%51.4%
16Dawson County, Montana$206,7862.4%53.8%
17Fergus County, Montana$205,2062.4%56.2%
18Richland County, Montana$202,6062.4%58.6%
19Gallatin County, Montana$192,7932.2%60.8%
20Prairie County, Montana$191,8862.2%63.0%
21Valley County, Montana$184,2972.1%65.2%
22Roosevelt County, Montana$181,5092.1%67.3%
23Chouteau County, Montana$180,4882.1%69.4%
24Sweet Grass County, Montana$176,6692.1%71.4%
25Stillwater County, Montana$146,6481.7%73.2%
26Granite County, Montana$145,4951.7%74.8%
27Powell County, Montana$141,4971.6%76.5%
28Fallon County, Montana$136,9051.6%78.1%
29Golden Valley County, Montana$127,3561.5%79.6%
30Powder River County, Montana$127,1781.5%81.0%
31Musselshell County, Montana$125,4771.5%82.5%
32Hill County, Montana$108,4631.3%83.8%
33Ravalli County, Montana$101,2921.2%84.9%
34Meagher County, Montana$99,7611.2%86.1%
35Judith Basin County, Montana$95,0281.1%87.2%
36Garfield County, Montana$92,6841.1%88.3%
37Sheridan County, Montana$90,1981.0%89.3%
38Sanders County, Montana$84,7771.0%90.3%
39Petroleum County, Montana$84,1441.0%91.3%
40Treasure County, Montana$70,9630.8%92.1%
41Toole County, Montana$70,7670.8%92.9%
42Missoula County, Montana$70,4750.8%93.7%
43Wibaux County, Montana$56,4500.7%94.4%
44Park County, Montana$50,5070.6%95.0%
45McCone County, Montana$50,1380.6%95.6%
46Jefferson County, Montana$49,7030.6%96.1%
47Wheatland County, Montana$47,8720.6%96.7%
48Liberty County, Montana$43,3280.5%97.2%
49Broadwater County, Montana$42,9290.5%97.7%
50Lewis and Clark County, Montana$38,5610.4%98.2%
51Daniels County, Montana$34,3270.4%98.5%
52Silver Bow County, Montana$32,8100.4%98.9%
53Lincoln County, Montana$28,9510.3%99.3%
54Deer Lodge County, Montana$28,8370.3%99.6%
55Mineral County, Montana$19,9980.2%99.8%
56Flathead County, Montana$14,3230.2%100.0%

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.

 

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