EQIP in Colorado

Colorado

Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) in Colorado

EQIP payments by practice class in Colorado

  • Farm, Ranch & Land Management
  • Structures, Equipment & Facilities
  • Contracts

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EQIP payments by practice suite in Colorado

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EQIP payments by contract size in Colorado, 1997-2015

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Most commonly used practices for EQIP contracts in Colorado


EQIP impacts on resource concerns in Colorado, 1997-2015

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EQIP payments by county in Colorado, 1997-2015

RankCountyPayments
1Delta County, Colorado$18,505,639
2Montezuma County, Colorado$18,084,223
3Montrose County, Colorado$17,716,514
4Logan County, Colorado$14,783,436
5Mesa County, Colorado$14,158,459
6Weld County, Colorado$14,155,295
7Baca County, Colorado$13,771,613
8Prowers County, Colorado$11,730,407
9Otero County, Colorado$9,083,031
10Kit Carson County, Colorado$8,756,347
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USDA Census of Agriculture Data for Colorado, 2012

Land in Colorado, 2012

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:36,180
Total Acres in Farms:31,886,676
Cropland Acres:10,649,747
Permanent pasture and rangeland:19,223,470
Woodland Acres:1,355,119
Farmsteads, homes, buildings, facilities, ponds, roads, wasteland, etc. Acres:658,340

Livestock in Colorado, 2012

LivestockNumber of Animals
Layers inventory 4,195,691
Cattle and calves inventory2,630,082
Hogs and pigs inventory727,301
Sheep and lambs inventory401,376
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold37,956

Crops in Colorado, 2012

 

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