EQIP in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania

Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) in Pennsylvania

EQIP payments by practice class in Pennsylvania

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

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EQIP payments by practice suite in Pennsylvania

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EQIP payments by contract size in Pennsylvania, 1997-2015

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Most commonly used practices for EQIP contracts in Pennsylvania


EQIP impacts on resource concerns in Pennsylvania, 1997-2015

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EQIP payments by county in Pennsylvania, 1997-2015

RankCountyPayments
1Lancaster County, Pennsylvania$8,603,622
2Berks County, Pennsylvania$7,120,232
3Bradford County, Pennsylvania$6,921,607
4Franklin County, Pennsylvania$5,577,777
5Chester County, Pennsylvania$4,562,715
6Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania$3,890,310
7Crawford County, Pennsylvania$3,425,206
8Somerset County, Pennsylvania$3,132,154
9Butler County, Pennsylvania$3,035,813
10Columbia County, Pennsylvania$2,950,051
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USDA Census of Agriculture Data for Pennsylvania, 2012

Land in Pennsylvania, 2012

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:59,309
Total Acres in Farms:7,704,444
Cropland Acres:4,546,052
Permanent pasture and rangeland:814,210
Woodland Acres:1,804,157
Farmsteads, homes, buildings, facilities, ponds, roads, wasteland, etc. Acres:540,025

Livestock in Pennsylvania, 2012

LivestockNumber of Animals
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold166,691,355
Layers inventory 25,147,630
Cattle and calves inventory1,626,374
Hogs and pigs inventory1,134,957
Sheep and lambs inventory96,648

Crops in Pennsylvania, 2012

 

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