Conservation Reserve Program payments in Merrick County, Nebraska totaled $2.3 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Merrick County, Nebraska Receiving Conservation Reserve Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Conservation Reserve Program
Pct of
13rd District of Nebraska (Rep. Adrian Smith)$1,264,376,50872.9%72.9%
21st District of Nebraska (Rep. Jeff Fortenberry)$394,132,42622.7%95.6%
32nd District of Nebraska (Rep. Don Bacon)$9,202,2330.5%96.1%

NOTE: Not all recipients were able to be placed into Congressional Districts so the District total may not total 100%. Nationally 96% of all program monies were designated into a Congressional District

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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