Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) in Wisconsin

WHIP payments by practice class in Wisconsin

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

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WHIP payments by practice suite in Wisconsin

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WHIP payments by contract size in Wisconsin, 2004-2015

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Most commonly used enhancement practices for WHIP contracts in Wisconsin


WHIP impacts on resource concerns in Wisconsin, 2004-2015

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WHIP payments by county in Wisconsin, 2004-2015

RankCountyPayments
1Iowa County, Wisconsin$866,568
2Grant County, Wisconsin$385,110
3Monroe County, Wisconsin$344,589
4Dane County, Wisconsin$310,306
5Portage County, Wisconsin$308,907
6Vernon County, Wisconsin$266,331
7Waukesha County, Wisconsin$224,209
8Richland County, Wisconsin$185,979
9Columbia County, Wisconsin$177,772
10Green County, Wisconsin$176,580
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USDA Census of Agriculture Data for Wisconsin, 2012

Land in Wisconsin, 2012

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:69,754
Total Acres in Farms:14,568,926
Cropland Acres:9,910,991
Permanent pasture and rangeland:1,034,738
Woodland Acres:2,526,754
Farmsteads, homes, buildings, facilities, ponds, roads, wasteland, etc. Acres:1,096,443

Livestock in Wisconsin, 2012

LivestockNumber of Animals
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold48,766,897
Layers inventory 5,413,563
Cattle and calves inventory3,494,084
Hogs and pigs inventory311,651
Sheep and lambs inventory80,081

Crops in Wisconsin, 2012

 

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