Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) in Indiana

WHIP payments by practice class in Indiana

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

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WHIP payments by practice suite in Indiana

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WHIP payments by contract size in Indiana, 2004-2015

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Most commonly used enhancement practices for WHIP contracts in Indiana


WHIP impacts on resource concerns in Indiana, 2004-2015

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WHIP payments by county in Indiana, 2004-2015

RankCountyPayments
1Sullivan County, Indiana$564,991
2Kosciusko County, Indiana$555,286
3Lawrence County, Indiana$500,280
4Noble County, Indiana$480,989
5Greene County, Indiana$436,624
6Knox County, Indiana$407,485
7Switzerland County, Indiana$341,691
8Montgomery County, Indiana$318,792
9Vigo County, Indiana$293,733
10Clay County, Indiana$264,867
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USDA Census of Agriculture Data for Indiana, 2012

Land in Indiana, 2012

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:58,695
Total Acres in Farms:14,720,396
Cropland Acres:12,590,633
Permanent pasture and rangeland:551,221
Woodland Acres:1,048,632
Farmsteads, homes, buildings, facilities, ponds, roads, wasteland, etc. Acres:529,910

Livestock in Indiana, 2012

LivestockNumber of Animals
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold41,579,130
Layers inventory 25,587,222
Hogs and pigs inventory3,747,352
Cattle and calves inventory821,265
Sheep and lambs inventory52,169

Crops in Indiana, 2012

 

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