Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) in Ohio

WHIP payments by practice class in Ohio

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

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WHIP payments by practice suite in Ohio

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WHIP payments by contract size in Ohio, 2005-2015

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Most commonly used enhancement practices for WHIP contracts in Ohio


WHIP impacts on resource concerns in Ohio, 2005-2015

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WHIP payments by county in Ohio, 2005-2015

RankCountyPayments
1Madison County, Ohio$494,208
2Muskingum County, Ohio$428,073
3Perry County, Ohio$203,164
4Franklin County, Ohio$143,750
5Logan County, Ohio$136,870
6Darke County, Ohio$104,389
7Lorain County, Ohio$101,860
8Lucas County, Ohio$100,326
9Miami County, Ohio$80,655
10Montgomery County, Ohio$75,109
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USDA Census of Agriculture Data for Ohio, 2012

Land in Ohio, 2012

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:75,462
Total Acres in Farms:13,960,604
Cropland Acres:10,748,553
Permanent pasture and rangeland:1,054,530
Woodland Acres:1,511,638
Farmsteads, homes, buildings, facilities, ponds, roads, wasteland, etc. Acres:645,883

Livestock in Ohio, 2012

LivestockNumber of Animals
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold62,527,924
Layers inventory 28,312,692
Hogs and pigs inventory2,058,503
Cattle and calves inventory1,242,293
Sheep and lambs inventory111,972

Crops in Ohio, 2012

 

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