Conservation in Missouri


USDA Conservation Programs

Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP)

Time Frame: 1997-2015
Contracts: 13,889
Payments: $195,851,633

Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP)

Time Frame: 2004-2015
Contracts: 870
Payments: $6,669,359

Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP)

Time Frame: 2011-2014
Contracts: 3,196
Payments: $87,884,924

Conservation Reserve Program (CRP)

Time Frame: 1995-2015
Recipients: 51,947
Payments: $2,089,645,951



USDA Census of Agriculture Data for Missouri, 2012

Land in Missouri, 2012

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:99,171
Total Acres in Farms:28,266,137
Cropland Acres:15,259,319
Permanent pasture and rangeland:7,064,563
Woodland Acres:4,551,644
Farmsteads, homes, buildings, facilities, ponds, roads, wasteland, etc. Acres:1,390,612

Livestock in Missouri, 2012

LivestockNumber of Animals
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold272,389,497
Layers inventory 8,276,409
Cattle and calves inventory3,703,120
Hogs and pigs inventory2,774,597
Sheep and lambs inventory91,967

Crops in Missouri, 2012


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