Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) in Nebraska

WHIP payments by practice class in Nebraska

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

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WHIP payments by practice suite in Nebraska

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WHIP payments by contract size in Nebraska, 2004-2015

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Most commonly used enhancement practices for WHIP contracts in Nebraska

WHIP impacts on resource concerns in Nebraska, 2004-2015

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WHIP payments by county in Nebraska, 2004-2015

1Nuckolls County, Nebraska$368,435
2Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska$322,614
3Gage County, Nebraska$243,032
4Garden County, Nebraska$212,284
5Morrill County, Nebraska$188,673
6Johnson County, Nebraska$172,029
7Jefferson County, Nebraska$150,345
8Nemaha County, Nebraska$144,648
9Pawnee County, Nebraska$133,761
10Richardson County, Nebraska$133,368
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USDA Census of Agriculture Data for Nebraska, 2012

Land in Nebraska, 2012

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:49,969
Total Acres in Farms:45,331,783
Cropland Acres:21,597,393
Permanent pasture and rangeland:22,297,424
Woodland Acres:442,660
Farmsteads, homes, buildings, facilities, ponds, roads, wasteland, etc. Acres:994,306

Livestock in Nebraska, 2012

LivestockNumber of Animals
Layers inventory 9,351,688
Cattle and calves inventory6,385,675
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold4,777,716
Hogs and pigs inventory2,992,576
Sheep and lambs inventory71,771

Crops in Nebraska, 2012


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