Emergency Conservation payments in South Dakota totaled $2.1 million in 2019

Counties in South Dakota Receiving Emergency Conservation payments, 2019

Rank County Emergency Conservation
Pct of
1Pennington County, South Dakota$484,44023.5%23.5%
2Corson County, South Dakota$339,04116.5%40.0%
3Perkins County, South Dakota$306,67814.9%54.9%
4Harding County, South Dakota$188,9909.2%64.1%
5Meade County, South Dakota$184,8889.0%73.1%
6Haakon County, South Dakota$112,9745.5%78.5%
7Custer County, South Dakota$105,5545.1%83.7%
8Jerauld County, South Dakota$54,4532.6%86.3%
9Edmunds County, South Dakota$43,0802.1%88.4%
10Jackson County, South Dakota$37,3691.8%90.2%
11Bon Homme County, South Dakota$36,7211.8%92.0%
12Fall River County, South Dakota$36,0841.8%93.8%
13Ziebach County, South Dakota$30,0131.5%95.2%
14Lawrence County, South Dakota$24,9601.2%96.4%
15Charles Mix County, South Dakota$17,2830.8%97.3%
16Stanley County, South Dakota$14,8640.7%98.0%
17Bennett County, South Dakota$14,6770.7%98.7%
18Butte County, South Dakota$13,4360.7%99.4%
19Lyman County, South Dakota$9,8690.5%99.8%
20Jones County, South Dakota$3,3560.2%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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