EQIP in Virginia

Virginia

Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) in Virginia

EQIP payments by practice class in Virginia

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

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EQIP payments by practice suite in Virginia

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EQIP payments by contract size in Virginia, 1998-2015

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Most commonly used practices for EQIP contracts in Virginia


EQIP impacts on resource concerns in Virginia, 1998-2015

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EQIP payments by county in Virginia, 1998-2015

RankCountyPayments
1Washington County, Virginia$9,920,728
2Smyth County, Virginia$6,889,488
3Rockingham County, Virginia$6,369,676
4Lee County, Virginia$5,407,377
5Russell County, Virginia$4,912,703
6Accomack County, Virginia$4,549,540
7Scott County, Virginia$3,494,774
8Tazewell County, Virginia$3,291,287
9Southampton County, Virginia$2,733,016
10Augusta County, Virginia$2,653,648
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USDA Census of Agriculture Data for Virginia, 2012

Land in Virginia, 2012

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:46,030
Total Acres in Farms:8,302,444
Cropland Acres:2,990,561
Permanent pasture and rangeland:2,435,064
Woodland Acres:2,465,061
Farmsteads, homes, buildings, facilities, ponds, roads, wasteland, etc. Acres:411,758

Livestock in Virginia, 2012

LivestockNumber of Animals
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold237,669,378
Layers inventory 2,897,238
Cattle and calves inventory1,631,882
Hogs and pigs inventory239,899
Sheep and lambs inventory84,983

Crops in Virginia, 2012

 

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