EQIP in Illinois


Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) in Illinois

EQIP payments by practice class in Illinois

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

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EQIP payments by practice suite in Illinois

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EQIP payments by contract size in Illinois, 1997-2015

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Most commonly used practices for EQIP contracts in Illinois

EQIP impacts on resource concerns in Illinois, 1997-2015

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EQIP payments by county in Illinois, 1997-2015

1Union County, Illinois$4,644,418
2Adams County, Illinois$4,311,978
3Clinton County, Illinois$3,959,132
4Effingham County, Illinois$3,949,922
5Pike County, Illinois$3,811,532
6McLean County, Illinois$3,715,884
7Lawrence County, Illinois$3,592,751
8Macoupin County, Illinois$3,502,207
9Livingston County, Illinois$3,268,759
10Whiteside County, Illinois$2,807,530
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USDA Census of Agriculture Data for Illinois, 2012

Land in Illinois, 2012

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:75,087
Total Acres in Farms:26,937,721
Cropland Acres:23,752,778
Permanent pasture and rangeland:873,778
Woodland Acres:1,449,212
Farmsteads, homes, buildings, facilities, ponds, roads, wasteland, etc. Acres:861,953

Livestock in Illinois, 2012

LivestockNumber of Animals
Hogs and pigs inventory4,630,796
Layers inventory 4,327,311
Cattle and calves inventory1,127,630
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold302,571
Sheep and lambs inventory54,675

Crops in Illinois, 2012


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