Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) in Georgia

CRP rental payments by fiscal year in Georgia

CRP rental payments by county, 2017-2022

Conservation practices installed on CRP acres, cumulative, as of January 2020, Georgia

1Longleaf pine118,26757.3%
2Tree plantings - softwoods46,22122.4%
3State acres for wildlife enhancement15,7507.6%
4Existing trees12,0505.8%
5Tree plantings - longleaf pine6,3733.1%
6CRP grasslands - introduced grasses1,4320.7%
7Tree plantings - hardwoods1,4110.7%
8Wildlife habitat1,3530.7%
9Grass plantings - introduced7090.3%
10Existing grass6850.3%
11Riparian buffers6310.3%
12Upland bird habitat buffers3910.2%
13Wetland restoration3800.2%
14Filter strips3680.2%
15Wildlife food plots94< 0.1%
16Grass plantings - native32< 0.1%
17Pollinator habitat27< 0.1%
18Marginal pasture buffers - wildlife26< 0.1%
19Wetland restoration - floodplain23< 0.1%
20Grass waterways21< 0.1%
21Shallow water for wildlife13< 0.1%
22Wildlife corridors3< 0.1%
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 Total Acres206,239 

CRP rental payments by county, 2017-2022

RankStateCRP Rental Payments, 2017-2022
1Terrell County, Georgia$5,733,745
2Dooly County, Georgia$5,221,177
3Sumter County, Georgia$4,550,164
4Turner County, Georgia$3,512,904
5Brooks County, Georgia$3,309,283
6Early County, Georgia$3,102,414
7Grady County, Georgia$2,634,123
8Thomas County, Georgia$2,566,791
9Lee County, Georgia$2,405,206
10Laurens County, Georgia$2,320,991
11Worth County, Georgia$2,235,974
12Colquitt County, Georgia$2,113,425
13Bulloch County, Georgia$2,109,787
14Calhoun County, Georgia$2,091,540
15Mitchell County, Georgia$1,987,490
16Wilcox County, Georgia$1,944,352
17Crisp County, Georgia$1,824,421
18Emanuel County, Georgia$1,797,020
19Decatur County, Georgia$1,647,658
20Randolph County, Georgia$1,635,748
21Macon County, Georgia$1,428,558
22Screven County, Georgia$1,385,973
23Dodge County, Georgia$1,278,121
24Coffee County, Georgia$1,249,922
25Irwin County, Georgia$1,214,708
26Tattnall County, Georgia$1,089,204
27Candler County, Georgia$961,925
28Ben Hill County, Georgia$944,761
29Jenkins County, Georgia$891,543
30Webster County, Georgia$886,605
31Lowndes County, Georgia$884,256
32Stewart County, Georgia$881,221
33Telfair County, Georgia$864,761
34Clay County, Georgia$830,830
35Johnson County, Georgia$643,660
36Tift County, Georgia$610,842
37Pulaski County, Georgia$575,514
38Burke County, Georgia$524,079
39Washington County, Georgia$516,369
40Cook County, Georgia$492,437
41Berrien County, Georgia$489,577
42Toombs County, Georgia$475,590
43Schley County, Georgia$443,222
44Montgomery County, Georgia$421,519
45Jefferson County, Georgia$402,030
46Appling County, Georgia$397,666
47Taylor County, Georgia$358,129
48Seminole County, Georgia$345,705
49Wheeler County, Georgia$332,669
50Miller County, Georgia$289,388
51Lanier County, Georgia$286,077
52Floyd County, Georgia$280,974
53Treutlen County, Georgia$267,662
54Bleckley County, Georgia$251,193
55Evans County, Georgia$249,732
56Jeff Davis County, Georgia$233,306
57Quitman County, Georgia$231,553
58Dougherty County, Georgia$188,845
59Walton County, Georgia$170,913
60Hart County, Georgia$167,549
61Pierce County, Georgia$166,042
62Meriwether County, Georgia$161,155
63Houston County, Georgia$159,300
64Wilkinson County, Georgia$151,506
65Baker County, Georgia$141,715
66Ware County, Georgia$136,822
67Oconee County, Georgia$129,236
68Polk County, Georgia$128,362
69Madison County, Georgia$125,055
70Pike County, Georgia$124,220
71Marion County, Georgia$124,075
72Peach County, Georgia$112,231
73Warren County, Georgia$101,416
74Echols County, Georgia$98,646
75Crawford County, Georgia$83,222
76Clarke County, Georgia$78,895
77Murray County, Georgia$76,974
78Bryan County, Georgia$75,034
79Bacon County, Georgia$74,548
80Twiggs County, Georgia$73,953
81Upson County, Georgia$67,367
82Morgan County, Georgia$67,184
83Harris County, Georgia$65,690
84Wilkes County, Georgia$62,437
85Glascock County, Georgia$61,839
86Wayne County, Georgia$55,820
87Oglethorpe County, Georgia$52,649
88Talbot County, Georgia$51,593
89Bartow County, Georgia$47,859
90Jones County, Georgia$44,046
91Gordon County, Georgia$42,105
92Franklin County, Georgia$40,962
93McDuffie County, Georgia$40,338
94Hancock County, Georgia$36,758
95Elbert County, Georgia$36,396
96Chattooga County, Georgia$34,369
97Lincoln County, Georgia$33,718
98Atkinson County, Georgia$32,720
99Monroe County, Georgia$31,502
100Walker County, Georgia$30,515
101Richmond County, Georgia$30,439
102Newton County, Georgia$26,448
103Butts County, Georgia$23,912
104Brantley County, Georgia$23,111
105Whitfield County, Georgia$21,098
106Banks County, Georgia$19,840
107Lamar County, Georgia$16,882
108Jasper County, Georgia$16,039
109Coweta County, Georgia$12,139
110Hall County, Georgia$9,672
111Troup County, Georgia$7,854
112Carroll County, Georgia$7,071
113Dade County, Georgia$6,919
114Catoosa County, Georgia$6,326
115Taliaferro County, Georgia$5,869
116Heard County, Georgia$5,677
117Jackson County, Georgia$4,712
118Fannin County, Georgia$4,652
119Cobb County, Georgia$4,559
120Greene County, Georgia$4,388
121Dawson County, Georgia$3,710
122Pickens County, Georgia$2,887
123Effingham County, Georgia$2,742
124Chattahoochee County, Georgia$1,687
125Spalding County, Georgia$1,625
126Forsyth County, Georgia$405
127Cherokee County, Georgia$370
128Barrow County, Georgia$247
129Baldwin County, Georgia$0
130Bibb County, Georgia$0
131Camden County, Georgia$0
132Charlton County, Georgia$0
133Chatham County, Georgia$0
134Clayton County, Georgia$0
135Clinch County, Georgia$0
136Columbia County, Georgia$0
137DeKalb County, Georgia$0
138Douglas County, Georgia$0
139Fayette County, Georgia$0
140Fulton County, Georgia$0
141Gilmer County, Georgia$0
142Glynn County, Georgia$0
143Gwinnett County, Georgia$0
144Habersham County, Georgia$0
145Haralson County, Georgia$0
146Henry County, Georgia$0
147Liberty County, Georgia$0
148Long County, Georgia$0
149Lumpkin County, Georgia$0
150McIntosh County, Georgia$0
151Muscogee County, Georgia$0
152Paulding County, Georgia$0
153Putnam County, Georgia$0
154Rabun County, Georgia$0
155Rockdale County, Georgia$0
156Stephens County, Georgia$0
157Towns County, Georgia$0
158Union County, Georgia$0
159White County, Georgia$0
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USDA Census of Agriculture Data for Georgia, 2022

Land in Georgia, 2022

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:39,264
Total Acres in Farms:9,939,313
Cropland Acres:4,523,728
Permanent pasture and rangeland:1,177,580
Woodland Acres:3,489,201

Livestock in Georgia, 2022

LivestockNumber of Animals
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold1,300,052,315
Layers inventory 22,129,571
Cattle and calves inventory1,000,560
Hogs and pigs inventory41,671
Sheep and lambs inventory26,839

Crops in Georgia, 2022


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