EQIP in Connecticut

Connecticut

Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) in Connecticut

EQIP payments by practice class in Connecticut

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

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EQIP payments by practice suite in Connecticut

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EQIP payments by contract size in Connecticut, 1998-2015

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Most commonly used practices for EQIP contracts in Connecticut


EQIP impacts on resource concerns in Connecticut, 1998-2015

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EQIP payments by county in Connecticut, 1998-2015

RankCountyPayments
1Litchfield County, Connecticut$9,305,375
2New Haven County, Connecticut$6,623,696
3Windham County, Connecticut$4,982,734
4Hartford County, Connecticut$3,929,882
5New London County, Connecticut$3,720,894
6Tolland County, Connecticut$2,878,358
7Middlesex County, Connecticut$1,266,602
8Fairfield County, Connecticut$1,190,070

 

USDA Census of Agriculture Data for Connecticut, 2012

Land in Connecticut, 2012

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:5,977
Total Acres in Farms:436,539
Cropland Acres:151,144
Permanent pasture and rangeland:39,806
Woodland Acres:144,391
Farmsteads, homes, buildings, facilities, ponds, roads, wasteland, etc. Acres:101,198

Livestock in Connecticut, 2012

LivestockNumber of Animals
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold265,099
Cattle and calves inventory48,278
Sheep and lambs inventory6,093
Hogs and pigs inventory4,737
Layers inventory 0

Crops in Connecticut, 2012

 

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