Total Lamb Payments in New Mexico totaled $1.4 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in New Mexico Receiving Total Lamb Payments payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Total Lamb Payments
Pct of
1Chaves County, New Mexico$802,67159.4%59.4%
2Lincoln County, New Mexico$109,8168.1%67.5%
3Torrance County, New Mexico$96,9447.2%74.7%
4Otero County, New Mexico$81,9746.1%80.8%
5Guadalupe County, New Mexico$64,6074.8%85.5%
6Lea County, New Mexico$36,1712.7%88.2%
7San Juan County, New Mexico$33,5842.5%90.7%
8Rio Arriba County, New Mexico$29,0842.2%92.8%
9DeBaca County, New Mexico$19,5681.4%94.3%
10Eddy County, New Mexico$16,0861.2%95.5%
11McKinley County, New Mexico$15,2141.1%96.6%
12Quay County, New Mexico$9,8120.7%97.3%
13Cibola County, New Mexico$9,2270.7%98.0%
14Taos County, New Mexico$7,8610.6%98.6%
15Curry County, New Mexico$4,0790.3%98.9%
16Bernalillo County, New Mexico$2,9390.2%99.1%
17Socorro County, New Mexico$2,1900.2%99.3%
18Luna County, New Mexico$1,5040.1%99.4%
19Santa Fe County, New Mexico$1,4060.1%99.5%
20Dona Ana County, New Mexico$1,3640.1%99.6%
21Valencia County, New Mexico$1,2530.1%99.7%
22Union County, New Mexico$1,2470.1%99.8%
23Sandoval County, New Mexico$4750.0%99.8%
24Roosevelt County, New Mexico$4700.0%99.9%
25Catron County, New Mexico$4350.0%99.9%
26Hidalgo County, New Mexico$4320.0%99.9%
27Colfax County, New Mexico$4110.0%99.9%
28Mora County, New Mexico$3090.0%100.0%
29San Miguel County, New Mexico$2950.0%100.0%
30Sierra County, New Mexico$1440.0%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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