Conservation in Arizona


USDA Conservation Programs

Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP)

Time Frame: 1998-2015
Contracts: 2,637
Payments: $150,987,489

Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP)

Time Frame: 2005-2015
Contracts: 82
Payments: $3,911,252

Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP)

Time Frame: 2011-2014
Contracts: 70
Payments: $23,252,281

Conservation Reserve Program (CRP)

Time Frame: 1996-2005
Recipients: 1
Payments: $5,804



USDA Census of Agriculture Data for Arizona, 2012

Land in Arizona, 2012

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:20,005
Total Acres in Farms:26,249,195
Cropland Acres:1,150,811
Permanent pasture and rangeland:23,051,028
Woodland Acres:0
Farmsteads, homes, buildings, facilities, ponds, roads, wasteland, etc. Acres:0

Livestock in Arizona, 2012

LivestockNumber of Animals
Cattle and calves inventory911,334
Sheep and lambs inventory180,551
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold39,310
Hogs and pigs inventory0
Layers inventory 0

Crops in Arizona, 2012


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