EQIP in New York

New York

Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) in New York

EQIP payments by fiscal year in New York

EQIP payments by county, 2017-2020

Practices on EQIP acres, 2017-2020, New York

1Waste Storage Facility$12,411,147
2Heavy Use Area Protection$3,733,774
3High Tunnel System$2,721,533
4Roofs and Covers$1,773,815
5Forest Stand Improvement$1,616,822
6Streambank and Shoreline Protection$1,462,620
7Waste Transfer$1,446,380
9Pond Sealing or Lining- Flexible Membrane$1,121,136
10Cover Crop $1,104,021
11Energy Efficient Agricultural Operation$1,091,801
12Early Successional Habitat Development-Mgt$1,005,873
13Nutrient Management $856,366
14Access Road$845,833
15Underground Outlet$721,985
16Pumping Plant$628,962
17Comprehensive Nutrient Management Plan$571,342
18Brush Management$507,576
19Lined Waterway or Outlet$431,066
20Subsurface Drain$410,354
21Agrichemical Handling Facility$400,649
22Water and Sediment Control Basin$378,807
23Aquatic Organism Passage$356,011
24Livestock Pipeline$286,090
25Prescribed Grazing $247,586
26Waste Facility Closure$236,436
27Irrigation System- Microirrigation$216,799
28Forest Management Plan$211,541
29Trails and Walkways$179,821
30Edge-of-Field Water Quality Monitoring-Data Collection and Evaluation$175,750
31Forage and Biomass Planting $173,750
32Stream Crossing$163,607
33Forest Trails and Landings$151,378
34Pest Management Conservation System$146,224
35Vegetated Treatment Area$145,075
36TA Design$144,270
37Upland Wildlife Habitat Management $133,378
38Res. & Tillage Mgt- Mulch-till $128,936
39Composting Facility$116,363
40Tree & Shrub Establishment $109,527
41Irrigation Pipeline$107,061
43Solid/Liquid Waste Separation Facility $96,667
44Roof Runoff Structure$94,304
45Mulching $88,896
46Spring Development$79,262
47Conservation Cover $76,959
48Critical Area Planting$76,674
49Grassed Waterway $75,112
50TA Application$71,950
51Watering Facility$71,072
52Structure for Water Control$65,722
53Water Well$64,486
54Residue & Tillage Management-No Till/Strip Till (Ac.) $60,718
55Channel Bed Stabilization$59,850
56Pollinator Habitat Plan - Written$55,416
57Erroneous Underpayment$53,000
58TA Check-Out$47,510
59Seasonal High Tunnel for Crops$47,484
60Herbaceous Weed Treatment$44,894
61Edge-of-Field Water Quality Monitoring– System Installation$43,382
62Agricultural Energy Management Plan - Written$36,269
63Animal Mortality Facility$36,190
64Stream Habitat Improvement and Management$34,609
65Riparian Forest Buffer $32,536
66Energy Efficient Lighting System$28,810
67Grade Stabilization Structure$25,879
68Obstruction Removal$21,612
69Irrigation Water Management Plan - Written$21,548
70Riparian Herbaceous Cover $19,949
71Tree/Shrub Pruning$18,159
72Conservation Crop Rotation $15,339
73Nutrient Management Plan - Written$14,962
74Woody Residue Treatment$13,685
75Irrigation Water Management $13,483
76Fish and Wildlife Habitat Plan - Written$12,461
77Stripcropping $11,843
78Tree/Shrub Site Preparation$11,182
79Conservation Plan Supporting Organic Transition$10,890
80Structures for Wildlife$7,776
81Grazing Management Plan - Written$7,511
83On-Farm Secondary Containment Facility$6,136
84Wetland Restoration$5,280
85Field Border $4,898
86Agricultural Secondary Containment Facility$3,240
87Windbreak/Shelterbelt Establishment $3,144
88Integrated Pest Management Plan - Written$2,754
89Road/Trail/Landing Closure and Treatment$2,650
90Filter Strip $2,311
91Drainage Water Management$2,299
92Clearing and Snagging$1,397
93Hedgerow Planting $1,177
94Contour Buffer Strips $568
95Stormwater Runoff Control$430
96Groundwater Testing$37
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 Total Payments, 2017-202041,706,495
NRCS climate smart practice.

NCRS climate smart practices on EQIP acres, 2017-2020, New York

1Cover Crop $1,104,021
2Nutrient Management $856,366
3Prescribed Grazing $247,586
4Forage and Biomass Planting $173,750
5Upland Wildlife Habitat Management $133,378
6Res. & Tillage Mgt- Mulch-till $128,936
7Tree & Shrub Establishment $109,527
8Solid/Liquid Waste Separation Facility $96,667
9Mulching $88,896
10Conservation Cover $76,959
11Grassed Waterway $75,112
12Residue & Tillage Management-No Till/Strip Till (Ac.) $60,718
13Riparian Forest Buffer $32,536
14Riparian Herbaceous Cover $19,949
15Conservation Crop Rotation $15,339
16Irrigation Water Management $13,483
17Stripcropping $11,843
18Field Border $4,898
19Windbreak/Shelterbelt Establishment $3,144
20Filter Strip $2,311
21Hedgerow Planting $1,177
22Contour Buffer Strips $568
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 Total Climate Smart EQIP payments, 2017-2020$3,257,161
NRCS climate smart practice.

EQIP payments by county, 2017-2021

RankStateEQIP Payments, 2017-2020
1Wyoming County, New York$1,473,484
2Franklin County, New York$484,812
3Clinton County, New York$439,205
4Washington County, New York$398,047
5Montgomery County, New York$295,855
6Ontario County, New York$280,220
7Erie County, New York$254,952
8Steuben County, New York$238,371
9Orange County, New York$227,409
10Ulster County, New York$224,071
11Broome County, New York$216,079
12Livingston County, New York$151,890
13Orleans County, New York$149,471
14Chautauqua County, New York$147,810
15Tompkins County, New York$138,433
16Cortland County, New York$130,712
17Genesee County, New York$95,244
18Chenango County, New York$93,285
19Cattaraugus County, New York$79,547
20Sullivan County, New York$69,995
21Columbia County, New York$67,671
22Rensselaer County, New York$67,583
23Essex County, New York$67,476
24Jefferson County, New York$61,663
25Saratoga County, New York$60,894
26Niagara County, New York$60,201
27Fulton County, New York$59,982
28Albany County, New York$48,997
29Wayne County, New York$40,038
30Yates County, New York$39,111
31Oneida County, New York$37,821
32Delaware County, New York$35,226
33Saint Lawrence County, New York$33,523
34Tioga County, New York$28,928
35Otsego County, New York$26,383
36Allegany County, New York$25,012
37Lewis County, New York$22,990
38Schoharie County, New York$21,551
39Schuyler County, New York$20,432
40Onondaga County, New York$6,327
41Chemung County, New York$2,141
42Cayuga County, New York$1,608
43Suffolk County, New York$1,426
44Putnam County, New York$230
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USDA Census of Agriculture Data for New York, 2017

Land in New York, 2017

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:33,438
Total Acres in Farms:6,866,171
Cropland Acres:4,291,388
Permanent pasture and rangeland:580,146
Woodland Acres:1,450,284

Livestock in New York, 2017

LivestockNumber of Animals
Layers inventory 6,058,141
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold1,685,775
Cattle and calves inventory1,479,389
Sheep and lambs inventory80,195
Hogs and pigs inventory50,669

Crops in New York, 2017


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