EQIP in Hawaii


Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) in Hawaii

EQIP payments by fiscal year in Hawaii

EQIP payments by county, 2017-2020

Practices on EQIP acres, 2017-2020, Hawaii

2Brush Management$2,640,259
3Mulching $1,939,300
4Tree & Shrub Establishment $1,414,931
5Prescribed Grazing $887,909
6Waste Treatment$814,166
7Watering Facility$791,343
8Forage and Biomass Planting $556,152
9Roofs and Covers$545,904
10Woody Residue Treatment$467,279
11Irrigation System- Microirrigation$411,119
12Land Clearing$402,007
13Livestock Pipeline$383,672
14High Tunnel System$363,601
15Water Harvesting Catchment$316,876
17Tree/Shrub Site Preparation$268,508
18Herbaceous Weed Treatment$234,483
19Irrigation Reservoir$226,854
20Pond Sealing or Lining- Flexible Membrane$218,769
21Access Road$180,320
22Cover Crop $143,005
23Irrigation Pipeline$120,331
24Windbreak/Shelterbelt Establishment $115,708
25Conservation Crop Rotation $86,081
26Roof Runoff Structure$84,788
27Heavy Use Area Protection$80,852
28Conservation Plan Supporting Organic Transition$68,176
29Windbreak/Shelterbelt Renovation $67,267
30Upland Wildlife Habitat Management $57,715
31Silvopasture $51,074
32Sprinkler System$36,890
33Access Control$33,875
34Forest Farming $33,161
35Waste Transfer$31,267
36Pumping Plant$23,914
37Restoration of Rare or Declining Natural Communities$21,564
38Vegetative Barrier $14,895
39Forest Stand Improvement$14,713
40Seasonal High Tunnel for Crops$14,493
41Conservation Cover $14,461
42Grassed Waterway $13,530
43Irrigation Water Management $12,361
44Range Planting $11,947
45Hedgerow Planting $9,832
46Feral Swine Management Conservation Activity - Interim$8,710
48Critical Area Planting$8,463
49Grazing Land Mechanical Treatment$6,245
50Waste Storage Facility$5,137
51Deep Tillage$3,882
53Tree/Shrub Pruning$2,943
54Composting Facility$2,639
55Lined Waterway or Outlet$2,599
56Riparian Forest Buffer $2,090
57Stream Crossing$2,077
58Residue Management- Seasonal$1,475
59Nutrient Management $1,411
60Wetland Wildlife Habitat Management$720
61Herbaceous Wind Barriers $708
62Res. & Tillage Mgt- Mulch-till $654
63Pest Management Conservation System$486
64Alley Cropping $236
65Residue & Tillage Management-No Till/Strip Till (Ac.) $16
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 Total Payments, 2017-202018,326,524
NRCS climate smart practice.

NCRS climate smart practices on EQIP acres, 2017-2020, Hawaii

1Mulching $1,939,300
2Tree & Shrub Establishment $1,414,931
3Prescribed Grazing $887,909
4Forage and Biomass Planting $556,152
5Cover Crop $143,005
6Windbreak/Shelterbelt Establishment $115,708
7Conservation Crop Rotation $86,081
8Windbreak/Shelterbelt Renovation $67,267
9Upland Wildlife Habitat Management $57,715
10Silvopasture $51,074
11Forest Farming $33,161
12Vegetative Barrier $14,895
13Conservation Cover $14,461
14Grassed Waterway $13,530
15Irrigation Water Management $12,361
16Range Planting $11,947
17Hedgerow Planting $9,832
18Riparian Forest Buffer $2,090
19Nutrient Management $1,411
20Herbaceous Wind Barriers $708
21Res. & Tillage Mgt- Mulch-till $654
22Alley Cropping $236
23Residue & Tillage Management-No Till/Strip Till (Ac.) $16
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 Total Climate Smart EQIP payments, 2017-2020$5,434,445
NRCS climate smart practice.

EQIP payments by county, 2017-2021

RankStateEQIP Payments, 2017-2020
1Hawaii County, Hawaii$9,975,499
2Maui County, Hawaii$1,675,321
3Kauai County, Hawaii$437,298
4Honolulu County, Hawaii$115,253


USDA Census of Agriculture Data for Hawaii, 2017

Land in Hawaii, 2017

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:7,328
Total Acres in Farms:1,135,352
Cropland Acres:191,175
Permanent pasture and rangeland:761,816
Woodland Acres:88,813

Livestock in Hawaii, 2017

LivestockNumber of Animals
Layers inventory 192,185
Cattle and calves inventory137,930
Sheep and lambs inventory27,181
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold8,356

Crops in Hawaii, 2017


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