Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) in Kansas

CRP rental payments by fiscal year in Kansas

CRP rental payments by county, 2017-2022

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

1Grass plantings - native621,86032.8%
2Rare and declining habitat562,88129.6%
3Wildlife habitat319,70216.8%
4State acres for wildlife enhancement203,46810.7%
5Existing grass75,7954.0%
6Upland bird habitat buffers24,7611.3%
7CRP grasslands - native grasses24,3731.3%
8Filter strips18,0471.0%
9Grass plantings - introduced12,4500.7%
10Grass waterways6,5840.3%
11Pollinator habitat5,6120.3%
12Wetland restoration - non-floodplain5,1710.3%
13Wetland restoration - floodplain3,6500.2%
14Wildlife food plots2,9250.2%
15Contour grass strips2,3880.1%
16Riparian buffers2,1190.1%
17Farmable wetland program - buffer1,393< 0.1%
18Field windbreaks915< 0.1%
19Shallow water for wildlife859< 0.1%
20Farmable wetland program - wetland730< 0.1%
21CRP grasslands - introduced grasses619< 0.1%
22Salinity reducing Vegetation521< 0.1%
23Wildlife corridors463< 0.1%
24Shelterbelts405< 0.1%
25Wetland restoration378< 0.1%
26Tree plantings - hardwoods297< 0.1%
27Bottomland hardwood trees209< 0.1%
28Existing trees54< 0.1%
29Cross wind trap strips46< 0.1%
30Living snow fences36< 0.1%
31Tree plantings - softwoods15< 0.1%
32Farmable wetland program - constructed wetlands7< 0.1%
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 Total Acres1,898,705 

CRP rental payments by county, 2017-2022

RankStateCRP Rental Payments, 2017-2022
1Hamilton County, Kansas$23,658,576
2Ness County, Kansas$19,857,235
3Reno County, Kansas$19,242,229
4Kearny County, Kansas$16,356,316
5Finney County, Kansas$14,941,362
6Morton County, Kansas$14,832,010
7Gray County, Kansas$14,366,895
8Hodgeman County, Kansas$13,518,345
9Meade County, Kansas$12,239,276
10Stevens County, Kansas$11,918,726
11Stanton County, Kansas$11,855,282
12Graham County, Kansas$11,174,046
13Lane County, Kansas$10,744,768
14Seward County, Kansas$10,070,740
15Russell County, Kansas$9,738,843
16Kiowa County, Kansas$9,347,823
17Rush County, Kansas$8,906,202
18Wallace County, Kansas$8,783,008
19Stafford County, Kansas$7,910,215
20Grant County, Kansas$7,887,997
21Cheyenne County, Kansas$7,527,263
22Dickinson County, Kansas$7,458,841
23Clark County, Kansas$7,437,753
24Sherman County, Kansas$7,330,304
25Ford County, Kansas$7,281,441
26Trego County, Kansas$7,258,618
27Gove County, Kansas$7,131,769
28Rooks County, Kansas$6,338,356
29Logan County, Kansas$6,140,739
30Ellis County, Kansas$5,719,802
31Pratt County, Kansas$5,691,010
32Coffey County, Kansas$5,638,502
33Washington County, Kansas$5,474,299
34Ellsworth County, Kansas$5,410,790
35Wichita County, Kansas$5,054,201
36Pawnee County, Kansas$4,994,047
37Kingman County, Kansas$4,923,794
38Nemaha County, Kansas$4,919,608
39Clay County, Kansas$4,678,666
40Greeley County, Kansas$4,596,972
41Jackson County, Kansas$4,569,925
42Marshall County, Kansas$4,542,195
43Doniphan County, Kansas$4,432,411
44Lincoln County, Kansas$4,430,773
45Comanche County, Kansas$4,347,302
46Pottawatomie County, Kansas$4,059,164
47Osborne County, Kansas$3,997,269
48Edwards County, Kansas$3,895,722
49Harper County, Kansas$3,753,138
50Wabaunsee County, Kansas$3,573,945
51Lyon County, Kansas$3,570,356
52Thomas County, Kansas$3,313,196
53Barton County, Kansas$3,307,963
54Phillips County, Kansas$3,258,665
55Norton County, Kansas$3,167,966
56Brown County, Kansas$3,123,377
57Linn County, Kansas$3,056,928
58Haskell County, Kansas$3,018,001
59Ottawa County, Kansas$2,935,364
60Rice County, Kansas$2,863,392
61Osage County, Kansas$2,770,989
62Scott County, Kansas$2,761,689
63Bourbon County, Kansas$2,739,851
64Jewell County, Kansas$2,567,457
65Marion County, Kansas$2,558,350
66Saline County, Kansas$2,464,639
67Smith County, Kansas$2,454,675
68Mitchell County, Kansas$2,310,155
69Anderson County, Kansas$2,309,590
70Sheridan County, Kansas$2,281,128
71Republic County, Kansas$2,201,854
72Jefferson County, Kansas$2,067,720
73Cloud County, Kansas$1,869,356
74McPherson County, Kansas$1,808,717
75Barber County, Kansas$1,677,791
76Allen County, Kansas$1,612,386
77Sumner County, Kansas$1,568,276
78Crawford County, Kansas$1,503,065
79Atchison County, Kansas$1,498,420
80Franklin County, Kansas$1,464,270
81Shawnee County, Kansas$1,387,399
82Neosho County, Kansas$1,293,864
83Woodson County, Kansas$1,191,110
84Miami County, Kansas$1,175,290
85Greenwood County, Kansas$1,171,209
86Douglas County, Kansas$1,162,074
87Decatur County, Kansas$1,096,519
88Morris County, Kansas$1,067,372
89Leavenworth County, Kansas$998,588
90Riley County, Kansas$942,013
91Geary County, Kansas$852,157
92Rawlins County, Kansas$795,443
93Harvey County, Kansas$754,082
94Cowley County, Kansas$729,945
95Labette County, Kansas$693,976
96Wilson County, Kansas$678,964
97Elk County, Kansas$591,921
98Cherokee County, Kansas$407,644
99Chautauqua County, Kansas$388,050
100Sedgwick County, Kansas$337,365
101Chase County, Kansas$293,846
102Montgomery County, Kansas$257,867
103Johnson County, Kansas$143,525
104Butler County, Kansas$133,191
105Wyandotte County, Kansas$272
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USDA Census of Agriculture Data for Kansas, 2022

Land in Kansas, 2022

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:55,734
Total Acres in Farms:44,794,702
Cropland Acres:28,340,827
Permanent pasture and rangeland:14,664,767
Woodland Acres:633,691

Livestock in Kansas, 2022

LivestockNumber of Animals
Cattle and calves inventory6,126,402
Layers inventory 2,025,646
Hogs and pigs inventory1,907,011
Sheep and lambs inventory94,511
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold33,822

Crops in Kansas, 2022


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