Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) in Idaho

CRP rental payments by fiscal year in Idaho

CRP rental payments by county, 2017-2021

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

1Grass plantings - introduced203,71738.1%
2State acres for wildlife enhancement144,49627.0%
3Wildlife habitat56,03310.5%
4Existing grass49,7349.3%
5Grass plantings - native40,2307.5%
6CRP grasslands - native grasses23,7834.4%
7Pollinator habitat7,6201.4%
8Tree plantings - softwoods5,2171.0%
9Riparian buffers2,6870.5%
10Filter strips7180.1%
11Wetland restoration - floodplain375< 0.1%
12Existing trees291< 0.1%
13Marginal pasture buffers - wildlife105< 0.1%
14Rare and declining habitat78< 0.1%
15Wildlife food plots68< 0.1%
16Marginal pasture buffers - wetland53< 0.1%
17Contour grass strips37< 0.1%
18Field windbreaks35< 0.1%
19Tree plantings - hardwoods26< 0.1%
20Wetland restoration - non-floodplain25< 0.1%
21Shallow water for wildlife23< 0.1%
22Shelterbelts16< 0.1%
23Wildlife corridors10< 0.1%
24Farmable wetland program - wetland4< 0.1%
25Farmable wetland program - buffer2< 0.1%
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 Total Acres535,375 

CRP rental payments by county, 2017-2021

RankStateCRP Rental Payments, 2017-2020
1Power County, Idaho$17,862,274
2Cassia County, Idaho$15,125,185
3Bonneville County, Idaho$10,516,338
4Bannock County, Idaho$10,286,939
5Caribou County, Idaho$8,300,229
6Oneida County, Idaho$7,599,368
7Bingham County, Idaho$6,656,213
8Franklin County, Idaho$6,094,735
9Latah County, Idaho$4,716,274
10Fremont County, Idaho$4,143,798
11Madison County, Idaho$3,109,225
12Nez Perce County, Idaho$2,824,711
13Minidoka County, Idaho$2,453,761
14Bear Lake County, Idaho$2,232,257
15Idaho County, Idaho$2,084,619
16Benewah County, Idaho$1,832,719
17Lewis County, Idaho$1,558,698
18Kootenai County, Idaho$1,541,974
19Teton County, Idaho$1,537,312
20Jefferson County, Idaho$1,216,136
21Camas County, Idaho$850,201
22Clark County, Idaho$713,952
23Washington County, Idaho$657,853
24Twin Falls County, Idaho$565,281
25Clearwater County, Idaho$525,146
26Jerome County, Idaho$288,079
27Adams County, Idaho$224,302
28Lincoln County, Idaho$218,049
29Blaine County, Idaho$199,135
30Boundary County, Idaho$107,742
31Elmore County, Idaho$79,950
32Butte County, Idaho$46,170
33Custer County, Idaho$45,773
34Payette County, Idaho$32,679
35Boise County, Idaho$25,349
36Bonner County, Idaho$18,629
37Gem County, Idaho$6,900
38Valley County, Idaho$4,132
39Owyhee County, Idaho$0
40Canyon County, Idaho$0
41Shoshone, County, Idaho$0
42Lemhi County, Idaho$0
43Gooding County, Idaho$0
44Ada County, Idaho$0
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USDA Census of Agriculture Data for Idaho, 2017

Land in Idaho, 2017

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:24,996
Total Acres in Farms:11,691,912
Cropland Acres:5,894,676
Permanent pasture and rangeland:4,871,617
Woodland Acres:524,137

Livestock in Idaho, 2017

LivestockNumber of Animals
Cattle and calves inventory2,435,137
Layers inventory 472,192
Sheep and lambs inventory248,289
Hogs and pigs inventory35,634
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold17,852

Crops in Idaho, 2017


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