Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Acreage in Minnesota, 1999

CRP PracticeAcres, 1999
Establishment of permanent introduced grasses and legumes368,037
Vegetative cover, such as grass, that was already established287,594
Establishment of permanent native grasses119,409
Wetland Restoration91,567
Permanent wildlife habitat83,265
Permanent wildlife habitat, non-easement67,054
Filter strips66,972
Tree planting27,311
Vegetative cover, such as trees, that were already established12,526
Hardwood tree planting10,608
Riparian buffer7,567
Vegetative filter strips4,326
Vegetative filter strips (grass), non-easement3,068
Shelterbelt establishment, non-easement1,723
Wildlife food plot1,460
Rare and Declining Habitat1,419
Field windbreak establishment1,184
Establishment of permanent salt tolerant vegetative cover975
Establishment of permanent salt tolerant vegetative cover, non-easement863
Shelterbelt establishment753
Shallow water areas for wildlife678
Field windbreak establishment, non-easement638
Living snow fences, non-easement450
Vegetative filter strip (trees), non-easement404
Bottomland timber that was established on wetlands245
Living snow fence234
Grass waterways224
Grass waterways, non-easement141
Permanent wildlife (corridors), non-easement136
Erosion control structure115
Establishment of permanent vegetative cover (contour grass strips), non-easement79
Establishment of permanent vegetation to reduce salinity75
Diversions59
Permanent Wildlife Habitat34
Vegetative filter strips (grass)33
Permanent wildlife habitat (corridors)24
Alley cropping7
Cross Wind Trap Strips5
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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