Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) in Missouri

CRP rental payments by fiscal year in Missouri

CRP rental payments by county, 2017-2022

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

1Grass plantings - introduced426,41751.5%
2Grass plantings - native123,73215.0%
3State acres for wildlife enhancement56,3106.8%
4Pollinator habitat44,4455.4%
5Existing grass41,8175.1%
6Upland bird habitat buffers23,8762.9%
7Rare and declining habitat21,8862.6%
8Filter strips20,6262.5%
9Wetland restoration - floodplain18,8842.3%
10Riparian buffers18,7392.3%
11Tree plantings - hardwoods12,7861.5%
12Wildlife food plots2,7260.3%
13Wildlife habitat2,0110.2%
14Bottomland hardwood trees1,9220.2%
15Grass waterways1,7040.2%
16Shallow water for wildlife1,6260.2%
17Wetland restoration - non-floodplain1,5450.2%
18Marginal pasture buffers - wetland1,4480.2%
19CRP grasslands - introduced grasses1,1710.1%
20Existing trees1,0400.1%
21Marginal pasture buffers - wildlife7940.1%
22CRP grasslands - native grasses7820.1%
23Contour grass strips534< 0.1%
24Tree plantings - softwoods351< 0.1%
25Farmable wetland program - aquaculture wetlands222< 0.1%
26Wetland restoration83< 0.1%
27Shelterbelts49< 0.1%
28Field windbreaks25< 0.1%
29Diversions and erosion control structures2< 0.1%
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 Total Acres827,561 

CRP rental payments by county, 2017-2022

RankStateCRP Rental Payments, 2017-2022
1Harrison County, Missouri$51,289,110
2Carroll County, Missouri$41,433,155
3Daviess County, Missouri$29,624,869
4Gentry County, Missouri$28,157,907
5Nodaway County, Missouri$23,697,127
6Linn County, Missouri$23,628,445
7Grundy County, Missouri$20,799,355
8Sullivan County, Missouri$19,175,577
9Livingston County, Missouri$18,631,680
10Macon County, Missouri$18,315,570
11Worth County, Missouri$18,107,036
12Caldwell County, Missouri$17,246,234
13Monroe County, Missouri$15,439,585
14Knox County, Missouri$15,382,807
15Scotland County, Missouri$14,522,147
16Mercer County, Missouri$14,300,735
17DeKalb County, Missouri$14,228,812
18Chariton County, Missouri$12,959,078
19Randolph County, Missouri$11,155,007
20Ray County, Missouri$10,645,427
21Shelby County, Missouri$10,296,877
22Putnam County, Missouri$10,120,917
23Clark County, Missouri$9,823,834
24Adair County, Missouri$8,517,592
25Ralls County, Missouri$8,434,588
26Lewis County, Missouri$7,802,620
27Scott County, Missouri$6,851,566
28Schuyler County, Missouri$6,535,482
29Marion County, Missouri$6,412,110
30Stoddard County, Missouri$6,394,965
31Andrew County, Missouri$6,034,586
32Howard County, Missouri$5,858,157
33Saline County, Missouri$5,418,047
34Callaway County, Missouri$5,058,660
35Atchison County, Missouri$4,752,922
36Vernon County, Missouri$4,748,159
37Holt County, Missouri$4,659,921
38Pike County, Missouri$4,597,807
39Cooper County, Missouri$4,349,117
40Audrain County, Missouri$3,944,556
41Cass County, Missouri$3,842,019
42Clinton County, Missouri$3,813,342
43Pettis County, Missouri$3,745,837
44Cape Girardeau County, Missouri$3,726,438
45Barton County, Missouri$3,410,172
46Buchanan County, Missouri$3,038,903
47Bates County, Missouri$2,901,331
48Lincoln County, Missouri$2,565,748
49Johnson County, Missouri$2,430,573
50Henry County, Missouri$2,326,363
51Perry County, Missouri$2,054,017
52Lafayette County, Missouri$1,922,978
53Mississippi County, Missouri$1,809,892
54Boone County, Missouri$1,750,709
55New Madrid County, Missouri$1,746,643
56Moniteau County, Missouri$1,660,816
57Montgomery County, Missouri$1,649,420
58Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri$1,594,374
59Saint Clair County, Missouri$1,086,326
60Jasper County, Missouri$1,011,100
61Franklin County, Missouri$846,275
62Platte County, Missouri$771,000
63Bollinger County, Missouri$729,632
64Clay County, Missouri$721,504
65Dade County, Missouri$598,103
66Pemiscot County, Missouri$547,380
67Warren County, Missouri$534,497
68Dunklin County, Missouri$525,008
69Butler County, Missouri$497,055
70Lawrence County, Missouri$471,834
71Gasconade County, Missouri$467,081
72Ripley County, Missouri$454,324
73Osage County, Missouri$444,793
74Cole County, Missouri$444,420
75Morgan County, Missouri$377,405
76Saint Charles County, Missouri$331,998
77Cedar County, Missouri$289,197
78Benton County, Missouri$286,917
79Maries County, Missouri$200,188
80Wayne County, Missouri$186,805
81Polk County, Missouri$185,756
82Saint Francois County, Missouri$180,684
83Texas County, Missouri$133,693
84Douglas County, Missouri$123,991
85Hickory County, Missouri$117,898
86Crawford County, Missouri$112,589
87Newton County, Missouri$98,460
88Jackson County, Missouri$64,486
89Jefferson County, Missouri$57,183
90Phelps County, Missouri$50,514
91Taney County, Missouri$42,322
92Howell County, Missouri$38,335
93Reynolds County, Missouri$33,683
94Dallas County, Missouri$29,845
95Oregon County, Missouri$26,958
96Stone County, Missouri$26,340
97Dent County, Missouri$23,988
98Miller County, Missouri$16,595
99McDonald County, Missouri$16,510
100Carter County, Missouri$15,619
101Laclede County, Missouri$15,214
102Madison County, Missouri$14,869
103Barry County, Missouri$13,148
104Pulaski County, Missouri$8,129
105Shannon County, Missouri$7,923
106Camden County, Missouri$5,280
107Webster County, Missouri$4,871
108Wright County, Missouri$4,113
109Christian County, Missouri$3,889
110Iron County, Missouri$3,349
111Greene County, Missouri$2,585
112Ozark County, Missouri$1,728
113Washington County, Missouri$538
114Saint Louis County, Missouri$0
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USDA Census of Agriculture Data for Missouri, 2022

Land in Missouri, 2022

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:87,887
Total Acres in Farms:27,026,243
Cropland Acres:14,764,750
Permanent pasture and rangeland:6,610,302
Woodland Acres:4,190,748

Livestock in Missouri, 2022

LivestockNumber of Animals
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold316,092,128
Layers inventory 11,474,121
Cattle and calves inventory4,004,872
Hogs and pigs inventory3,290,751
Sheep and lambs inventory120,895

Crops in Missouri, 2022


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