Conservation Reserve Program payments in New Mexico totaled $13.6 million in 2019

Counties in New Mexico Receiving Conservation Reserve Program payments, 2019

Rank County Conservation Reserve Program
Pct of
1Curry County, New Mexico$5,185,23038.1%38.1%
2Roosevelt County, New Mexico$3,262,46923.9%62.0%
3Quay County, New Mexico$2,866,56721.0%83.0%
4Lea County, New Mexico$987,3297.2%90.3%
5Union County, New Mexico$633,2294.6%94.9%
6Harding County, New Mexico$347,1242.5%97.5%
7Torrance County, New Mexico$179,6341.3%98.8%
8Colfax County, New Mexico$114,8160.8%99.7%
9Rio Arriba County, New Mexico$18,6030.1%99.8%
10Cibola County, New Mexico$18,3680.1%99.9%
11DeBaca County, New Mexico$7,8170.1%100.0%
12Taos County, New Mexico$2,7560.0%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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