Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) in Wyoming

CRP rental payments by fiscal year in Wyoming

CRP rental payments by county, 2017-2022

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

1Grass plantings - introduced97,08347.2%
2Existing grass70,94234.5%
3CRP grasslands - native grasses20,0669.8%
4State acres for wildlife enhancement9,6764.7%
5CRP grasslands - introduced grasses1,7500.9%
6Riparian buffers1,7210.8%
7Grass plantings - native1,6190.8%
8Wildlife habitat1,3200.6%
9Marginal pasture buffers - wildlife1,1070.5%
10Pollinator habitat2300.1%
11Field windbreaks104< 0.1%
12Wildlife food plots15< 0.1%
13Existing trees12< 0.1%
14Shelterbelts2< 0.1%
15Tree plantings - softwoods2< 0.1%
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 Total Acres205,648 

CRP rental payments by county, 2017-2022

RankStateCRP Rental Payments, 2017-2022
1Goshen County, Wyoming$10,635,421
2Platte County, Wyoming$6,379,632
3Laramie County, Wyoming$6,086,537
4Campbell County, Wyoming$1,751,497
5Niobrara County, Wyoming$1,346,946
6Converse County, Wyoming$420,951
7Lincoln County, Wyoming$393,940
8Sheridan County, Wyoming$266,775
9Crook County, Wyoming$207,084
10Hot Springs County, Wyoming$170,384
11Weston County, Wyoming$144,135
12Washakie County, Wyoming$80,634
13Park County, Wyoming$46,816
14Big Horn County, Wyoming$44,816
15Johnson County, Wyoming$42,338
16Carbon County, Wyoming$24,493
17Fremont County, Wyoming$8,279
18Albany County, Wyoming$3,380
19Natrona County, Wyoming$3,187
20Sublette County, Wyoming$1,576
21Uinta County, Wyoming$1,145
22Sweetwater County, Wyoming$0
23Teton County, Wyoming$0
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USDA Census of Agriculture Data for Wyoming, 2022

Land in Wyoming, 2022

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:10,544
Total Acres in Farms:28,776,321
Cropland Acres:2,326,105
Permanent pasture and rangeland:25,605,821
Woodland Acres:502,050

Livestock in Wyoming, 2022

LivestockNumber of Animals
Cattle and calves inventory1,247,971
Sheep and lambs inventory306,174
Hogs and pigs inventory106,630
Layers inventory 28,750
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold6,525

Crops in Wyoming, 2022


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