EQIP in South Dakota

South Dakota

Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) in South Dakota

EQIP payments by fiscal year in South Dakota

EQIP payments by county, 2017-2020

Practices on EQIP acres, 2017-2020, South Dakota

1Livestock Pipeline$10,733,504
3Cover Crop $4,909,724
4Water Well$3,172,187
5Watering Facility$2,807,765
6Upland Wildlife Habitat Management $2,305,623
7Waste Storage Facility$2,126,329
8Prescribed Grazing $1,825,889
9Forage and Biomass Planting $1,767,353
11Brush Management$1,098,364
12Pumping Plant$984,810
13Mulching $901,334
14Windbreak/Shelterbelt Renovation $832,255
15Heavy Use Area Protection$828,403
16Livestock Shelter Structure$824,663
17Nutrient Management $807,785
18Roofs and Covers$706,795
19Sprinkler System$665,780
20Range Planting $625,440
21Pest Management Conservation System$515,111
23Solid/Liquid Waste Separation Facility $418,529
24Obstruction Removal$376,339
25Forest Stand Improvement$328,422
26Residue & Tillage Management-No Till/Strip Till (Ac.) $325,670
27Windbreak/Shelterbelt Establishment $321,906
28High Tunnel System$321,630
29Conservation Cover $227,146
30Conservation Crop Rotation $221,136
31Irrigation Pipeline$220,499
32Animal Mortality Facility$192,045
33Herbaceous Weed Treatment$165,827
34Stream Crossing$165,039
35Grade Stabilization Structure$160,200
36Underground Outlet$148,612
37Irrigation System- Microirrigation$147,401
38Waste Facility Closure$105,644
39Streambank and Shoreline Protection$92,612
40Emergency Animal Mortality Management$89,994
41Grassed Waterway $88,383
42Pond Sealing or Lining- Compacted Clay Treatment$83,839
43Res. & Tillage Mgt- Mulch-till $81,739
44Waste Transfer$70,827
45Water and Sediment Control Basin$60,672
46Energy Efficient Lighting System$54,812
47Pond Sealing or Lining- Compacted Soil Treatment$54,144
48Well Decommissioning$51,718
49Irrigation Water Management $47,790
50Critical Area Planting$43,369
51TA Application$39,512
52Structure for Water Control$29,696
53TA Check-Out$26,139
54Vegetated Treatment Area$19,429
55Forage Harvest Management$18,248
56Tree/Shrub Site Preparation$17,994
57Agricultural Energy Management Plan - Written$16,282
58Open Channel$15,590
59Seasonal High Tunnel for Crops$13,974
60Fuel Break$11,922
61Structures for Wildlife$11,314
63Access Control$9,127
64TA Design$8,753
65Energy Efficient Agricultural Operation$7,077
66Prescribed Burning$6,762
67Spring Development$6,418
68Lined Waterway or Outlet$6,185
69Filter Strip $5,538
70Salinity and Sodic Soil Management$4,374
71Wetland Wildlife Habitat Management$2,010
72Riparian Forest Buffer $1,743
73Field Border $1,542
75Tree & Shrub Establishment $765
76Drainage Water Management$81
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 Total Payments, 2017-202050,677,784
NRCS climate smart practice.

NCRS climate smart practices on EQIP acres, 2017-2020, South Dakota

1Cover Crop $4,909,724
2Upland Wildlife Habitat Management $2,305,623
3Prescribed Grazing $1,825,889
4Forage and Biomass Planting $1,767,353
5Mulching $901,334
6Windbreak/Shelterbelt Renovation $832,255
7Nutrient Management $807,785
8Range Planting $625,440
9Solid/Liquid Waste Separation Facility $418,529
10Residue & Tillage Management-No Till/Strip Till (Ac.) $325,670
11Windbreak/Shelterbelt Establishment $321,906
12Conservation Cover $227,146
13Conservation Crop Rotation $221,136
14Grassed Waterway $88,383
15Res. & Tillage Mgt- Mulch-till $81,739
16Irrigation Water Management $47,790
17Filter Strip $5,538
18Riparian Forest Buffer $1,743
19Field Border $1,542
20Tree & Shrub Establishment $765
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 Total Climate Smart EQIP payments, 2017-2020$15,717,289
NRCS climate smart practice.

EQIP payments by county, 2017-2021

RankStateEQIP Payments, 2017-2020
1Lyman County, South Dakota$2,901,377
2Corson County, South Dakota$1,672,353
3Ziebach County, South Dakota$1,540,424
4Dewey County, South Dakota$1,236,513
5Harding County, South Dakota$1,169,824
6Gregory County, South Dakota$927,649
7Mellette County, South Dakota$925,739
8Stanley County, South Dakota$889,402
9Perkins County, South Dakota$872,385
10Butte County, South Dakota$807,259
11Spink County, South Dakota$772,507
12Hutchinson County, South Dakota$722,539
13Hyde County, South Dakota$654,485
14Hughes County, South Dakota$627,111
15Walworth County, South Dakota$599,830
16Meade County, South Dakota$574,853
17Davison County, South Dakota$565,948
18Charles Mix County, South Dakota$529,940
19Jones County, South Dakota$508,791
20Bon Homme County, South Dakota$495,499
21Haakon County, South Dakota$468,424
22Lake County, South Dakota$465,533
23Tripp County, South Dakota$452,324
24Brule County, South Dakota$441,016
25Clark County, South Dakota$419,195
26Faulk County, South Dakota$410,624
27Moody County, South Dakota$359,803
28McPherson County, South Dakota$340,461
29Day County, South Dakota$334,409
30Todd County, South Dakota$321,066
31Yankton County, South Dakota$287,581
32Bennett County, South Dakota$271,800
33Hanson County, South Dakota$271,450
34Buffalo County, South Dakota$257,748
35Pennington County, South Dakota$228,470
36Miner County, South Dakota$227,114
37Campbell County, South Dakota$210,394
38Hand County, South Dakota$195,018
39Jerauld County, South Dakota$189,297
40Custer County, South Dakota$179,286
41Edmunds County, South Dakota$173,103
42Lincoln County, South Dakota$169,819
43Douglas County, South Dakota$169,565
44Kingsbury County, South Dakota$166,001
45Clay County, South Dakota$165,562
46Turner County, South Dakota$163,034
47Jackson County, South Dakota$161,947
48Union County, South Dakota$153,994
49Brown County, South Dakota$149,664
50Grant County, South Dakota$147,392
51Sully County, South Dakota$133,262
52Marshall County, South Dakota$129,344
53Aurora County, South Dakota$127,623
54Potter County, South Dakota$114,525
55Brookings County, South Dakota$90,674
56Minnehaha County, South Dakota$85,193
57Roberts County, South Dakota$76,627
58Beadle County, South Dakota$63,596
59McCook County, South Dakota$60,230
60Lawrence County, South Dakota$48,997
61Fall River County, South Dakota$44,346
62Deuel County, South Dakota$23,318
63Codington County, South Dakota$16,108
64Sanborn County, South Dakota$8,736
65Hamlin County, South Dakota$2,778
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USDA Census of Agriculture Data for South Dakota, 2017

Land in South Dakota, 2017

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:29,968
Total Acres in Farms:43,243,742
Cropland Acres:19,813,517
Permanent pasture and rangeland:21,997,620
Woodland Acres:284,905

Livestock in South Dakota, 2017

LivestockNumber of Animals
Cattle and calves inventory3,988,183
Layers inventory 2,708,331
Hogs and pigs inventory1,560,522
Sheep and lambs inventory233,006
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold146,197

Crops in South Dakota, 2017


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