Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) in Georgia

CRP rental payments by fiscal year in Georgia

CRP rental payments by county, 2017-2021

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, 2017-2021

RankStateCRP Rental Payments, 2017-2020
1Terrell County, Georgia$3,807,408
2Dooly County, Georgia$3,446,260
3Sumter County, Georgia$3,070,814
4Turner County, Georgia$2,325,922
5Brooks County, Georgia$2,132,465
6Early County, Georgia$2,128,644
7Grady County, Georgia$1,756,844
8Thomas County, Georgia$1,709,696
9Laurens County, Georgia$1,628,702
10Lee County, Georgia$1,577,421
11Worth County, Georgia$1,459,980
12Colquitt County, Georgia$1,419,014
13Calhoun County, Georgia$1,389,496
14Bulloch County, Georgia$1,386,003
15Wilcox County, Georgia$1,385,239
16Mitchell County, Georgia$1,361,494
17Crisp County, Georgia$1,227,930
18Emanuel County, Georgia$1,223,912
19Randolph County, Georgia$1,101,589
20Decatur County, Georgia$1,083,677
21Macon County, Georgia$1,024,664
22Screven County, Georgia$924,188
23Coffee County, Georgia$830,703
24Irwin County, Georgia$802,708
25Dodge County, Georgia$797,771
26Tattnall County, Georgia$764,651
27Ben Hill County, Georgia$655,687
28Candler County, Georgia$630,074
29Stewart County, Georgia$610,094
30Webster County, Georgia$602,786
31Lowndes County, Georgia$589,426
32Jenkins County, Georgia$589,266
33Telfair County, Georgia$578,719
34Clay County, Georgia$541,789
35Johnson County, Georgia$434,012
36Tift County, Georgia$408,054
37Washington County, Georgia$362,641
38Burke County, Georgia$351,710
39Pulaski County, Georgia$349,993
40Toombs County, Georgia$347,577
41Berrien County, Georgia$334,040
42Cook County, Georgia$322,855
43Montgomery County, Georgia$308,765
44Schley County, Georgia$284,818
45Jefferson County, Georgia$270,566
46Appling County, Georgia$245,280
47Seminole County, Georgia$236,735
48Wheeler County, Georgia$216,581
49Taylor County, Georgia$209,000
50Treutlen County, Georgia$204,425
51Floyd County, Georgia$197,551
52Lanier County, Georgia$191,495
53Miller County, Georgia$185,754
54Evans County, Georgia$184,513
55Bleckley County, Georgia$181,767
56Jeff Davis County, Georgia$169,689
57Quitman County, Georgia$158,600
58Pierce County, Georgia$125,043
59Meriwether County, Georgia$118,355
60Houston County, Georgia$118,064
61Hart County, Georgia$116,424
62Walton County, Georgia$114,994
63Wilkinson County, Georgia$112,229
64Dougherty County, Georgia$110,867
65Madison County, Georgia$92,568
66Oconee County, Georgia$91,396
67Pike County, Georgia$89,064
68Marion County, Georgia$88,084
69Polk County, Georgia$87,063
70Peach County, Georgia$81,471
71Ware County, Georgia$77,064
72Baker County, Georgia$76,144
73Warren County, Georgia$74,951
74Echols County, Georgia$64,337
75Crawford County, Georgia$53,869
76Clarke County, Georgia$53,128
77Morgan County, Georgia$51,487
78Twiggs County, Georgia$50,963
79Upson County, Georgia$46,995
80Bryan County, Georgia$45,909
81Harris County, Georgia$43,929
82Wilkes County, Georgia$42,426
83Bacon County, Georgia$42,420
84Glascock County, Georgia$39,899
85Oglethorpe County, Georgia$36,909
86Talbot County, Georgia$34,395
87Murray County, Georgia$32,234
88Bartow County, Georgia$31,320
89Wayne County, Georgia$30,901
90Hancock County, Georgia$29,408
91Jones County, Georgia$29,364
92Franklin County, Georgia$29,129
93McDuffie County, Georgia$26,892
94Elbert County, Georgia$26,348
95Chattooga County, Georgia$25,848
96Atkinson County, Georgia$23,288
97Monroe County, Georgia$20,500
98Walker County, Georgia$20,377
99Lincoln County, Georgia$19,914
100Newton County, Georgia$19,379
101Richmond County, Georgia$17,672
102Butts County, Georgia$15,940
103Brantley County, Georgia$15,794
104Gordon County, Georgia$14,953
105Whitfield County, Georgia$14,590
106Lamar County, Georgia$13,052
107Banks County, Georgia$12,879
108Jasper County, Georgia$10,443
109Coweta County, Georgia$6,961
110Dade County, Georgia$6,920
111Troup County, Georgia$5,690
112Jackson County, Georgia$4,712
113Hall County, Georgia$4,570
114Carroll County, Georgia$4,452
115Greene County, Georgia$4,254
116Catoosa County, Georgia$3,857
117Dawson County, Georgia$3,710
118Heard County, Georgia$3,224
119Taliaferro County, Georgia$3,180
120Fannin County, Georgia$3,102
121Cobb County, Georgia$2,344
122Effingham County, Georgia$1,884
123Chattahoochee County, Georgia$1,348
124Spalding County, Georgia$1,080
125Pickens County, Georgia$1,069
126Paulding County, Georgia$738
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
140Forsyth County, Georgia$0
141Fulton County, Georgia$0
142Gilmer County, Georgia$0
143Glynn County, Georgia$0
144Gwinnett County, Georgia$0
145Habersham County, Georgia$0
146Haralson County, Georgia$0
147Henry County, Georgia$0
148Liberty County, Georgia$0
149Long County, Georgia$0
150Lumpkin County, Georgia$0
151McIntosh County, Georgia$0
152Muscogee 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, 2017

Land in Georgia, 2017

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:42,439
Total Acres in Farms:9,953,730
Cropland Acres:4,372,134
Permanent pasture and rangeland:1,335,372
Woodland Acres:3,584,016

Livestock in Georgia, 2017

LivestockNumber of Animals
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold1,380,543,983
Layers inventory 17,966,521
Cattle and calves inventory1,059,672
Hogs and pigs inventory81,197
Sheep and lambs inventory24,805

Crops in Georgia, 2017


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