Grasslands Reserve Program payments in New Mexico totaled $4.6 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in New Mexico Receiving Grasslands Reserve Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Grasslands Reserve Program
Pct of
1Guadalupe County, New Mexico$1,231,60626.5%26.5%
2Roosevelt County, New Mexico$612,87813.2%39.7%
3DeBaca County, New Mexico$584,30412.6%52.3%
4Harding County, New Mexico$514,72811.1%63.4%
5Otero County, New Mexico$434,2459.3%72.7%
6Torrance County, New Mexico$388,9288.4%81.1%
7Union County, New Mexico$333,6207.2%88.3%
8Grant County, New Mexico$229,5244.9%93.2%
9Chaves County, New Mexico$196,0204.2%97.4%
10Quay County, New Mexico$110,0322.4%99.8%
11New Mexico NRCS$9,6750.2%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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