EQIP in Iowa


Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) in Iowa

EQIP payments by practice class in Iowa

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

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EQIP payments by practice suite in Iowa

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EQIP payments by contract size in Iowa, 1997-2015

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Most commonly used practices for EQIP contracts in Iowa

EQIP impacts on resource concerns in Iowa, 1997-2015

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EQIP payments by county in Iowa, 1997-2015

1Winneshiek County, Iowa$8,392,513
2Allamakee County, Iowa$7,972,635
3Dubuque County, Iowa$7,057,853
4Sioux County, Iowa$6,941,730
5Wayne County, Iowa$6,681,332
6Delaware County, Iowa$6,239,092
7Plymouth County, Iowa$5,104,835
8Jackson County, Iowa$4,996,728
9Union County, Iowa$4,315,163
10Harrison County, Iowa$4,182,690
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USDA Census of Agriculture Data for Iowa, 2012

Land in Iowa, 2012

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:88,637
Total Acres in Farms:30,622,731
Cropland Acres:26,256,347
Permanent pasture and rangeland:1,906,410
Woodland Acres:1,165,549
Farmsteads, homes, buildings, facilities, ponds, roads, wasteland, etc. Acres:1,294,425

Livestock in Iowa, 2012

LivestockNumber of Animals
Layers inventory 52,218,870
Hogs and pigs inventory20,455,666
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold10,572,270
Cattle and calves inventory3,893,683
Sheep and lambs inventory165,815

Crops in Iowa, 2012


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