Conservation Reserve Program payments in South Dakota totaled $1.9 billion from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of CRP recipients were paid 54 percent of CRP payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%15%366$269,557,142$736,495
Top 2%22%733$411,505,766$561,399
Top 3%28%1,099$523,649,365$476,478
Top 4%33%1,466$619,033,609$422,260
Top 5%38%1,833$701,652,130$382,789
Top 6%42%2,199$774,580,479$352,242
Top 7%45%2,566$840,292,842$327,472
Top 8%49%2,933$900,222,563$306,929
Top 9%52%3,299$954,980,634$289,476
Top 10%54%3,666$1,005,369,521$274,242
Top 11%57%4,033$1,052,109,520$260,875
Top 12%59%4,399$1,095,613,344$249,060
Top 13%61%4,766$1,136,185,807$238,394
Top 14%63%5,132$1,174,073,416$228,775
Top 15%65%5,499$1,209,707,771$219,987
Top 16%67%5,866$1,242,961,152$211,892
Top 17%69%6,232$1,274,077,469$204,441
Top 18%70%6,599$1,303,405,297$197,516
Top 19%72%6,966$1,331,164,678$191,095
Top 20%73%7,332$1,357,319,854$185,123
Remaining 80% of recips.27%29,332$494,655,048$16,864

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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