Conservation in Kansas


USDA Conservation Programs

Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP)

Time Frame: 1998-2015
Contracts: 17,583
Payments: $243,742,706

Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP)

Time Frame: 2004-2015
Contracts: 998
Payments: $7,348,545

Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP)

Time Frame: 2011-2014
Contracts: 1,911
Payments: $128,191,511

Conservation Reserve Program (CRP)

Time Frame: 1995-2015
Recipients: 71,688
Payments: $2,367,100,759



USDA Census of Agriculture Data for Kansas, 2012

Land in Kansas, 2012

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:61,773
Total Acres in Farms:46,137,295
Cropland Acres:28,503,265
Permanent pasture and rangeland:15,525,646
Woodland Acres:734,382
Farmsteads, homes, buildings, facilities, ponds, roads, wasteland, etc. Acres:1,374,002

Livestock in Kansas, 2012

LivestockNumber of Animals
Cattle and calves inventory5,922,187
Hogs and pigs inventory1,886,197
Sheep and lambs inventory62,541
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold51,374
Layers inventory 0

Crops in Kansas, 2012


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