Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) in New York

CRP rental payments by fiscal year in New York

CRP rental payments by county, 2017-2021

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, 2017-2021

RankStateCRP Rental Payments, 2017-2020
1Orange County, New York$1,990,762
2Chenango County, New York$1,268,468
3Delaware County, New York$1,070,477
4Cortland County, New York$683,979
5Broome County, New York$563,540
6Steuben County, New York$510,009
7Livingston County, New York$426,305
8Cattaraugus County, New York$299,160
9Ontario County, New York$292,136
10Jefferson County, New York$279,165
11Oneida County, New York$215,818
12Cayuga County, New York$211,285
13Saint Lawrence County, New York$199,257
14Onondaga County, New York$194,640
15Tioga County, New York$193,732
16Madison County, New York$192,361
17Wyoming County, New York$187,526
18Allegany County, New York$179,689
19Herkimer County, New York$178,105
20Yates County, New York$142,938
21Genesee County, New York$140,546
22Chautauqua County, New York$104,696
23Tompkins County, New York$97,970
24Chemung County, New York$86,137
25Orleans County, New York$77,071
26Greene County, New York$72,853
27Wayne County, New York$68,466
28Otsego County, New York$58,317
29Monroe County, New York$54,977
30Schoharie County, New York$54,216
31Erie County, New York$48,938
32Franklin County, New York$43,521
33Columbia County, New York$42,743
34Albany County, New York$42,071
35Essex County, New York$37,114
36Washington County, New York$36,206
37Montgomery County, New York$32,168
38Rensselaer County, New York$31,117
39Niagara County, New York$19,783
40Sullivan County, New York$17,977
41Lewis County, New York$17,610
42Saratoga County, New York$10,113
43Schuyler County, New York$7,734
44Oswego County, New York$7,177
45Seneca County, New York$5,969
46Clinton County, New York$4,096
47Fulton County, New York$2,798
48Dutchess County, New York$2,572
49Ulster County, New York$1,968
50Schenectady County, New York$0
51Suffolk 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, 2017

Land in New York, 2017

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:33,438
Total Acres in Farms:6,866,171
Cropland Acres:4,291,388
Permanent pasture and rangeland:580,146
Woodland Acres:1,450,284

Livestock in New York, 2017

LivestockNumber of Animals
Layers inventory 6,058,141
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold1,685,775
Cattle and calves inventory1,479,389
Sheep and lambs inventory80,195
Hogs and pigs inventory50,669

Crops in New York, 2017


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