Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) in New York

CRP rental payments by fiscal year in New York

CRP rental payments by county, 2017-2022

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

1Riparian buffers6,17029.1%
2Grass plantings - introduced4,68022.1%
3Existing grass2,46611.6%
4State acres for wildlife enhancement2,12110.0%
5CRP grasslands - introduced grasses1,6087.6%
6Marginal pasture buffers - wildlife1,3306.3%
7Marginal pasture buffers - wetland1,1075.2%
8Wildlife habitat3951.9%
9Grass plantings - native3721.8%
10Tree plantings - softwoods3061.4%
11Filter strips2451.2%
12Tree plantings - hardwoods1510.7%
13Existing trees820.4%
14Wetland restoration - floodplain560.3%
15Pollinator habitat450.2%
16Wildlife food plots330.2%
17Grass waterways260.1%
18Wetland restoration - non-floodplain3< 0.1%
19Wetland restoration2< 0.1%
20Bottomland hardwood trees2< 0.1%
21CRP grasslands - native grasses2< 0.1%
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 Total Acres21,193 

CRP rental payments by county, 2017-2022

RankStateCRP Rental Payments, 2017-2022
1Orange County, New York$2,605,842
2Chenango County, New York$1,611,816
3Delaware County, New York$1,546,649
4Cortland County, New York$944,501
5Broome County, New York$830,195
6Steuben County, New York$709,091
7Livingston County, New York$557,556
8Cattaraugus County, New York$415,714
9Jefferson County, New York$404,742
10Ontario County, New York$398,300
11Wyoming County, New York$286,568
12Tioga County, New York$283,242
13Oneida County, New York$280,328
14Onondaga County, New York$264,373
15Madison County, New York$261,767
16Saint Lawrence County, New York$260,705
17Cayuga County, New York$254,896
18Allegany County, New York$244,463
19Herkimer County, New York$235,894
20Genesee County, New York$204,226
21Yates County, New York$181,500
22Tompkins County, New York$129,889
23Chemung County, New York$126,565
24Chautauqua County, New York$124,788
25Orleans County, New York$105,673
26Wayne County, New York$88,127
27Otsego County, New York$84,546
28Greene County, New York$83,981
29Monroe County, New York$80,018
30Schoharie County, New York$66,996
31Franklin County, New York$63,098
32Erie County, New York$62,514
33Essex County, New York$55,667
34Columbia County, New York$53,825
35Albany County, New York$50,955
36Washington County, New York$50,091
37Montgomery County, New York$47,943
38Rensselaer County, New York$36,802
39Sullivan County, New York$24,263
40Niagara County, New York$23,503
41Lewis County, New York$22,542
42Saratoga County, New York$13,108
43Schuyler County, New York$10,929
44Oswego County, New York$8,715
45Clinton County, New York$6,579
46Seneca County, New York$5,968
47Dutchess County, New York$3,401
48Ulster County, New York$3,282
49Fulton County, New York$2,797
50Suffolk County, New York$0
51Schenectady County, New York$0
52Rockland County, New York$0
53Warren County, New York$0
54Putnam County, New York$0
55Westchester County, New York$0
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USDA Census of Agriculture Data for New York, 2022

Land in New York, 2022

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:30,650
Total Acres in Farms:6,502,286
Cropland Acres:4,076,225
Permanent pasture and rangeland:474,430
Woodland Acres:1,424,367

Livestock in New York, 2022

LivestockNumber of Animals
Layers inventory 6,388,603
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold1,538,860
Cattle and calves inventory1,380,585
Sheep and lambs inventory72,574
Hogs and pigs inventory42,889

Crops in New York, 2022


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