Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP) in Arizona

CSP payments by fiscal year in Arizona

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CSP by Sign-up in Arizona

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CSP payments by land use and fiscal year in Arizona

  • Cropland
  • Rangeland
  • Pasture
  • Forestland
  • Pastured Cropland

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CSP payments by existing or additional practices in Arizona

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CSP payments by contract size in Arizona

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Most commonly used enhancement practices for CSP contracts in Arizona

RankEnhancementNumber of Contracts
1Retrofit watering facility for wildlife escape42
2Monitor key grazing areas to improve grazing management34
3Recycle 100% of farm lubricants29
4Rotation of supplement and feeding areas24
5Grazing management to improve wildlife habitat16
6Monitoring nutritional status of livestock using the NUTBAL PRO System16
7Managing Calving to Coincide with Forage Availability7
8High level Integrated Pest Management to reduce pesticide environmental risk7
9Regional weather networks for irrigation scheduling7
10Pumping plant powered by renewable energy7
11Plant Tissue Testsing and Analysis to Improve Nitrogen Management6
12Managing livestock access to water bodies/courses6
13Apply nutrients no more than 30 days prior to planned planting date6
14Prescribed Grazing5
15Wildlife Friendly Fencing4
16Shallow water habitat4
17Intensive Management of Rotational Grazing4
18Use drift reducing nozzles, low pressures, lower boom height and adjuvants to reduce pesticide drift4
19Locally grown and marketed farm products4
20Range Grazing Bundle #14

CSP contracts by Practice Suite in Arizona

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CSP acreage by land use in Arizona

  • Cropland
  • Rangeland
  • Pasture
  • Forestland
  • Pastured Cropland

CSP Resource Concerns in Arizona

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CSP payments by county in Arizona, 2011-2014

1Mohave County, Arizona$9,805,121
2Apache County, Arizona$5,635,800
3Coconino County, Arizona$2,992,840
4Cochise County, Arizona$2,635,679
5Gila County, Arizona$758,958
6Graham County, Arizona$640,000
7Santa Cruz County, Arizona$365,736
8Pima County, Arizona$335,895
9Pinal County, Arizona$57,764
10Greenlee County, Arizona$24,488


USDA Census of Agriculture Data for Arizona, 2012

Land in Arizona, 2012

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:20,005
Total Acres in Farms:26,249,195
Cropland Acres:1,150,811
Permanent pasture and rangeland:23,051,028
Woodland Acres:0
Farmsteads, homes, buildings, facilities, ponds, roads, wasteland, etc. Acres:0

Livestock in Arizona, 2012

LivestockNumber of Animals
Cattle and calves inventory911,334
Sheep and lambs inventory180,551
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold39,310
Hogs and pigs inventory0
Layers inventory 0

Crops in Arizona, 2012


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