Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP) in Wyoming

CSP payments by fiscal year in Wyoming

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CSP by Sign-up in Wyoming

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CSP payments by land use and fiscal year in Wyoming

  • Cropland
  • Rangeland
  • Pasture
  • Forestland
  • Pastured Cropland

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CSP payments by existing or additional practices in Wyoming

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CSP payments by contract size in Wyoming

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Most commonly used enhancement practices for CSP contracts in Wyoming

RankEnhancementNumber of Contracts
1Rotation of supplement and feeding areas242
2Retrofit watering facility for wildlife escape225
3Monitor key grazing areas to improve grazing management157
4Harvest hay in a manner that allows wildlife to flush and escape151
5Grazing management to improve wildlife habitat56
6Biological suppression and other non-chemical techniques to manage brush, weeds and invasive species38
7Use drift reducing nozzles, low pressures, lower boom height and adjuvants to reduce pesticide drift35
8Irrigation pumping plant evaluation35
9Monitoring nutritional status of livestock using the NUTBAL PRO System34
10High level Integrated Pest Management to reduce pesticide environmental risk34
11Recycle 100% of farm lubricants28
12Split nitrogen applications 50% after crop/pasture emergence/green up26
13Renovation of a windbreak or shelter belt, or hedgerow for wildlife habitat20
14GPS, targeted spray application (SmartSprayer), or other chemical application electronic control tec19
15Apply controlled release nitrogen fertilizer17
16Managing Calving to Coincide with Forage Availability17
17Range Grazing Bundle #115
18Pumping plant powered by renewable energy14
19Plant Tissue Testsing and Analysis to Improve Nitrogen Management13
20Establish pollinator and/or beneficial insect habitat12

CSP contracts by Practice Suite in Wyoming

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CSP acreage by land use in Wyoming

  • Cropland
  • Rangeland
  • Pasture
  • Forestland
  • Pastured Cropland

CSP Resource Concerns in Wyoming

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CSP payments by county in Wyoming, 2011-2014

1Goshen County, Wyoming$4,239,087
2Niobrara County, Wyoming$3,573,352
3Campbell County, Wyoming$3,446,569
4Platte County, Wyoming$2,589,965
5Crook County, Wyoming$2,006,337
6Weston County, Wyoming$1,297,417
7Washakie County, Wyoming$1,255,346
8Hot Springs County, Wyoming$1,125,465
9Sheridan County, Wyoming$993,408
10Fremont County, Wyoming$941,178
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USDA Census of Agriculture Data for Wyoming, 2012

Land in Wyoming, 2012

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:11,736
Total Acres in Farms:30,363,641
Cropland Acres:2,418,931
Permanent pasture and rangeland:27,203,663
Woodland Acres:431,568
Farmsteads, homes, buildings, facilities, ponds, roads, wasteland, etc. Acres:309,479

Livestock in Wyoming, 2012

LivestockNumber of Animals
Cattle and calves inventory1,307,731
Sheep and lambs inventory354,785
Hogs and pigs inventory85,432
Layers inventory 26,612
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold4,567

Crops in Wyoming, 2012


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