Agricultural Conservation Program payments in Nebraska totaled $8.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Nebraska Receiving Agricultural Conservation Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Agricultural Conservation Program
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Holt County, Nebraska$524,3456.4%6.4%
2Red Willow County, Nebraska$316,3863.8%10.2%
3Hall County, Nebraska$313,9433.8%14.0%
4Gage County, Nebraska$310,0623.8%17.8%
5Hitchcock County, Nebraska$297,8513.6%21.4%
6Gosper County, Nebraska$265,4553.2%24.7%
7Deuel County, Nebraska$227,0542.8%27.4%
8Platte County, Nebraska$220,3992.7%30.1%
9Brown County, Nebraska$208,3302.5%32.7%
10Otoe County, Nebraska$158,3241.9%34.6%
11Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska$156,6641.9%36.5%
12Saunders County, Nebraska$152,6681.9%38.3%
13Sarpy County, Nebraska$147,5931.8%40.1%
14Garden County, Nebraska$141,4141.7%41.9%
15Richardson County, Nebraska$133,8771.6%43.5%
16Butler County, Nebraska$131,1651.6%45.1%
17York County, Nebraska$128,7491.6%46.7%
18Webster County, Nebraska$122,1301.5%48.1%
19Seward County, Nebraska$122,0661.5%49.6%
20Cheyenne County, Nebraska$118,6791.4%51.1%
21Custer County, Nebraska$115,6131.4%52.5%
22Knox County, Nebraska$111,6291.4%53.8%
23Sioux County, Nebraska$108,8651.3%55.2%
24Cass County, Nebraska$108,3091.3%56.5%
25Saline County, Nebraska$105,6151.3%57.8%
26Johnson County, Nebraska$99,6021.2%59.0%
27Stanton County, Nebraska$94,3981.1%60.1%
28Pawnee County, Nebraska$94,1431.1%61.3%
29Morrill County, Nebraska$87,7031.1%62.3%
30Nemaha County, Nebraska$86,8601.1%63.4%
31Dawson County, Nebraska$84,0181.0%64.4%
32Dodge County, Nebraska$83,6221.0%65.4%
33Pierce County, Nebraska$81,3291.0%66.4%
34Nance County, Nebraska$79,2801.0%67.4%
35Lancaster County, Nebraska$78,3001.0%68.3%
36Greeley County, Nebraska$77,5620.9%69.3%
37Harlan County, Nebraska$76,5650.9%70.2%
38Jefferson County, Nebraska$71,8220.9%71.1%
39Furnas County, Nebraska$70,9850.9%71.9%
40Cherry County, Nebraska$70,6630.9%72.8%
41Sheridan County, Nebraska$68,2160.8%73.6%
42Hayes County, Nebraska$67,1970.8%74.5%
43Valley County, Nebraska$65,8650.8%75.3%
44Antelope County, Nebraska$63,3580.8%76.0%
45Burt County, Nebraska$61,9880.8%76.8%
46Box Butte County, Nebraska$61,4650.7%77.5%
47Sherman County, Nebraska$60,8100.7%78.3%
48Frontier County, Nebraska$59,0990.7%79.0%
49Franklin County, Nebraska$58,3150.7%79.7%
50Lincoln County, Nebraska$56,9780.7%80.4%
51Thurston County, Nebraska$54,9680.7%81.1%
52Perkins County, Nebraska$54,3200.7%81.7%
53Thayer County, Nebraska$53,3080.6%82.4%
54Banner County, Nebraska$53,2300.6%83.0%
55Adams County, Nebraska$51,9020.6%83.6%
56Washington County, Nebraska$51,4140.6%84.3%
57Kearney County, Nebraska$49,0770.6%84.9%
58Fillmore County, Nebraska$48,2210.6%85.5%
59Dundy County, Nebraska$47,1530.6%86.0%
60Buffalo County, Nebraska$47,0400.6%86.6%
61Hamilton County, Nebraska$46,6130.6%87.2%
62Howard County, Nebraska$46,4960.6%87.7%
63Boyd County, Nebraska$46,4290.6%88.3%
64Keith County, Nebraska$45,0290.5%88.9%
65Colfax County, Nebraska$44,3270.5%89.4%
66Chase County, Nebraska$43,7300.5%89.9%
67Dawes County, Nebraska$43,4740.5%90.5%
68Wayne County, Nebraska$43,4370.5%91.0%
69Boone County, Nebraska$43,3580.5%91.5%
70Kimball County, Nebraska$42,7840.5%92.0%
71Nuckolls County, Nebraska$42,1240.5%92.5%
72Phelps County, Nebraska$40,6620.5%93.0%
73Douglas County, Nebraska$39,6270.5%93.5%
74Merrick County, Nebraska$37,5230.5%94.0%
75Dixon County, Nebraska$37,1450.5%94.4%
76Wheeler County, Nebraska$37,0320.5%94.9%
77Rock County, Nebraska$36,4080.4%95.3%
78Cedar County, Nebraska$36,2020.4%95.8%
79Thomas County, Nebraska$36,1450.4%96.2%
80Loup County, Nebraska$35,1160.4%96.6%
81Garfield County, Nebraska$33,2200.4%97.0%
82Keya Paha County, Nebraska$33,1460.4%97.4%
83Cuming County, Nebraska$31,2670.4%97.8%
84Clay County, Nebraska$28,6440.3%98.2%
85Blaine County, Nebraska$22,8150.3%98.4%
86Polk County, Nebraska$21,8320.3%98.7%
87Arthur County, Nebraska$19,8280.2%98.9%
88Dakota County, Nebraska$19,1860.2%99.2%
89Logan County, Nebraska$18,8580.2%99.4%
90McPherson County, Nebraska$16,5400.2%99.6%
91Hooker County, Nebraska$14,3130.2%99.8%
92Madison County, Nebraska$14,1640.2%100.0%
93Grant County, Nebraska$3,4200.0%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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