Agricultural Conservation Program payments in the United States totaled $299 million from 1995-2014.

SELECT * FROM regionsummary WHERE progcode='total_ac' and regtype='COUNTY' and substring(fips,3,3)!='999' and substr(fips,3,1)!='7' and substr(fips,3,1)!='8'and mtotal!=0 ORDER BY mtotal DESC LIMIT 0,50

Counties in the United States Receiving Agricultural Conservation Program payments, 1995-2014

Rank County Agricultural Conservation Program
1995-2014
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Stearns County, Minnesota$1,496,9190.5%0.5%
2Malheur County, Oregon$1,308,8590.4%0.9%
3Pinal County, Arizona$1,201,2970.4%1.3%
4Franklin County, Vermont$994,4980.3%1.7%
5Aroostook County, Maine$966,9980.3%2.0%
6Yakima County, Washington$873,6360.3%2.3%
7DeKalb County, Alabama$867,4330.3%2.6%
8Canyon County, Idaho$841,4680.3%2.9%
9Olmsted County, Minnesota$794,2090.3%3.1%
10Cullman County, Alabama$771,8170.3%3.4%
11Addison County, Vermont$723,5360.2%3.6%
12Washington County, Oregon$722,4330.2%3.9%
13Tillamook County, Oregon$677,7560.2%4.1%
14Ingham County, Michigan$676,3840.2%4.3%
15Cochise County, Arizona$664,4770.2%4.5%
16Grant County, Washington$642,2230.2%4.8%
17Fresno County, California$639,0360.2%5.0%
18Benton County, Arkansas$617,8240.2%5.2%
19Whatcom County, Washington$614,5460.2%5.4%
20Weld County, Colorado$613,7550.2%5.6%
21Lenawee County, Michigan$601,5870.2%5.8%
22Macoupin County, Illinois$583,5140.2%6.0%
23Acadia Parish, Louisiana$571,4050.2%6.2%
24Lancaster County, Pennsylvania$565,1280.2%6.4%
25Boone County, Arkansas$561,7310.2%6.6%
26Otero County, Colorado$547,3690.2%6.7%
27Monroe County, Wisconsin$543,8250.2%6.9%
28Hawaii County, Hawaii$541,4990.2%7.1%
29Cache County, Utah$527,1640.2%7.3%
30Cascade County, Montana$526,8580.2%7.5%
31Holt County, Nebraska$524,3450.2%7.6%
32Orange County, New York$522,7810.2%7.8%
33Atchison County, Kansas$517,8890.2%8.0%
34Clinton County, New York$513,4440.2%8.1%
35Lawrence County, Alabama$490,0830.2%8.3%
36Union Parish, Louisiana$479,7220.2%8.5%
37Sussex County, Delaware$472,6860.2%8.6%
38Doniphan County, Kansas$465,4330.2%8.8%
39Morgan County, Alabama$462,5250.2%8.9%
40Monroe County, Illinois$460,0320.2%9.1%
41Hillsdale County, Michigan$455,2030.2%9.2%
42Hopkins County, Texas$451,6930.2%9.4%
43Lincoln County, Minnesota$450,0280.2%9.5%
44Lamar County, Texas$442,5490.1%9.7%
45Penobscot County, Maine$442,5260.1%9.8%
46Snohomish County, Washington$434,5810.1%10.0%
47Rice County, Minnesota$433,7640.1%10.1%
48Pacific County, Washington$432,6470.1%10.3%
49San Joaquin County, California$432,1870.1%10.4%
50Lewis County, Washington$431,4950.1%10.6%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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