Grasslands Reserve Program payments in North Dakota totaled $4.6 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in North Dakota Receiving Grasslands Reserve Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Grasslands Reserve Program
Pct of
1Slope County, North Dakota$2,061,63745.1%45.1%
2Bowman County, North Dakota$715,79715.7%60.8%
3Morton County, North Dakota$532,88811.7%72.4%
4Grant County, North Dakota$401,1748.8%81.2%
5Eddy County, North Dakota$185,7944.1%85.3%
6Emmons County, North Dakota$149,7583.3%88.6%
7Burleigh County, North Dakota$116,9092.6%91.1%
8Foster County, North Dakota$96,1712.1%93.2%
9Wells County, North Dakota$74,9181.6%94.9%
10Stutsman County, North Dakota$61,6501.3%96.2%
11Billings County, North Dakota$54,0801.2%97.4%
12Adams County, North Dakota$46,7251.0%98.4%
13Hettinger County, North Dakota$31,9220.7%99.1%
14Sheridan County, North Dakota$27,8460.6%99.7%
15Ransom County, North Dakota$12,0000.3%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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