Livestock Disaster / Emergency payments in New Mexico totaled $318 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in New Mexico Receiving Livestock Disaster / Emergency payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Livestock Disaster / Emergency
Pct of
1Chaves County, New Mexico$33,322,60710.5%10.5%
2Union County, New Mexico$22,613,4117.1%17.6%
3Lea County, New Mexico$21,137,3666.6%24.2%
4Torrance County, New Mexico$19,021,7686.0%30.2%
5Quay County, New Mexico$18,753,7835.9%36.1%
6Eddy County, New Mexico$15,201,5274.8%40.9%
7DeBaca County, New Mexico$14,355,8894.5%45.4%
8Lincoln County, New Mexico$13,750,5214.3%49.7%
9Roosevelt County, New Mexico$13,167,7184.1%53.9%
10Harding County, New Mexico$13,097,9404.1%58.0%
11Guadalupe County, New Mexico$12,549,7143.9%61.9%
12Grant County, New Mexico$11,038,1153.5%65.4%
13Colfax County, New Mexico$9,351,2672.9%68.3%
14Otero County, New Mexico$9,053,3842.8%71.2%
15Sierra County, New Mexico$8,521,0262.7%73.9%
16Socorro County, New Mexico$8,405,3312.6%76.5%
17Luna County, New Mexico$7,829,4272.5%79.0%
18Curry County, New Mexico$7,394,7472.3%81.3%
19San Miguel County, New Mexico$7,138,4152.2%83.5%
20Catron County, New Mexico$6,770,5092.1%85.7%
21Hidalgo County, New Mexico$6,638,9522.1%87.8%
22McKinley County, New Mexico$6,196,0221.9%89.7%
23Rio Arriba County, New Mexico$6,193,9501.9%91.6%
24San Juan County, New Mexico$5,116,7571.6%93.3%
25Sandoval County, New Mexico$4,795,8451.5%94.8%
26Mora County, New Mexico$4,653,1221.5%96.2%
27Cibola County, New Mexico$4,380,0771.4%97.6%
28Dona Ana County, New Mexico$3,221,4291.0%98.6%
29Valencia County, New Mexico$2,214,1840.7%99.3%
30Taos County, New Mexico$818,4830.3%99.6%
31Santa Fe County, New Mexico$785,5740.2%99.8%
32Bernalillo County, New Mexico$579,2850.2%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 April 30, 2019.


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