Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Acreage in Minnesota, 1998

CRP PracticeAcres, 1998
Establishment of permanent introduced grasses and legumes446,671
Vegetative cover, such as grass, that was already established277,957
Establishment of permanent native grasses101,444
Wetland Restoration55,661
Filter strips54,890
Permanent wildlife habitat39,233
Permanent wildlife habitat, non-easement31,547
Tree planting26,401
Vegetative cover, such as trees, that were already established11,092
Hardwood tree planting8,752
Riparian buffer5,636
Vegetative filter strips5,382
Vegetative filter strips (grass), non-easement2,916
Wildlife food plot1,991
Establishment of permanent salt tolerant vegetative cover1,189
Field windbreak establishment1,016
Establishment of permanent salt tolerant vegetative cover, non-easement841
Shallow water areas for wildlife684
Shelterbelt establishment498
Shelterbelt establishment, non-easement441
Rare and Declining Habitat415
Field windbreak establishment, non-easement392
Vegetative filter strip (trees), non-easement383
Bottomland timber that was established on wetlands357
Grass waterways203
Permanent wildlife (corridors), non-easement170
Grass waterways, non-easement83
Living snow fence73
Establishment of permanent vegetation to reduce salinity71
Living snow fences, non-easement52
Establishment of permanent vegetative cover (contour grass strips), non-easement45
Permanent Wildlife Habitat34
Vegetative filter strips (grass)33
Permanent wildlife habitat (corridors)11
Cross Wind Trap Strips10
Alley cropping7
Erosion control structure2
Vegetative filter strips (trees)2
Alternate perennial2
Establishment of permanent vegetative cover (contour grass strips)2

For more detail on who receives CRP Payments, please visit EWG's Farm Subsidy Database.


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