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Rice Subsidies** in the United States totaled $389 million in 2011

USDA has not provided recipient detail for rice cooperatives.

Counties in United States Receiving rice subsidies**, 2011
Rank County Rice Subsidies**
2011
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Colusa County, California$19,731,8035.1%5.1%
2Poinsett County, Arkansas$15,720,8474.0%9.1%
3Sutter County, California$14,762,0793.8%12.9%
4Butte County, California$13,795,1173.5%16.5%
5Arkansas County, Arkansas$12,659,4043.3%19.7%
6Cross County, Arkansas$11,814,1453.0%22.8%
7Jackson County, Arkansas$11,780,1623.0%25.8%
8Glenn County, California$11,175,7022.9%28.7%
9Wharton County, Texas$11,018,9742.8%31.5%
10Lawrence County, Arkansas$10,487,0902.7%34.2%
11Acadia Parish, Louisiana$10,407,8942.7%36.9%
12Clay County, Arkansas$9,852,2872.5%39.4%
13Craighead County, Arkansas$9,743,4592.5%41.9%
14Jefferson Davis, Louisiana$9,661,6892.5%44.4%
15Lonoke County, Arkansas$9,607,8742.5%46.9%
16Vermilion Parish, Louisiana$9,332,7162.4%49.3%
17Bolivar County, Mississippi$9,082,8722.3%51.6%
18Greene County, Arkansas$8,356,2222.1%53.7%
19Stoddard County, Missouri$8,040,5222.1%55.8%
20Butler County, Missouri$8,014,2852.1%57.9%
21Prairie County, Arkansas$7,622,5272.0%59.8%
22Woodruff County, Arkansas$6,735,2761.7%61.6%
23Monroe County, Arkansas$6,562,8821.7%63.3%
24Colorado County, Texas$6,406,2531.6%64.9%
25Jefferson County, Arkansas$6,078,9141.6%66.5%
26Matagorda County, Texas$6,053,4881.6%68.0%
27Evangeline Parish, Louisiana$5,718,8161.5%69.5%
28Jefferson County, Texas$5,455,1191.4%70.9%
29Chicot County, Arkansas$5,444,2581.4%72.3%
30Morehouse Parish, Louisiana$5,311,6121.4%73.7%
31Saint Francis County, Arkansas$5,226,1551.3%75.0%
32Sunflower County, Mississippi$5,092,1441.3%76.3%
33Desha County, Arkansas$4,928,8211.3%77.6%
34Yolo County, California$4,881,1391.3%78.8%
35Brazoria County, Texas$4,814,3041.2%80.1%
36Chambers County, Texas$4,795,0651.2%81.3%
37Crittenden County, Arkansas$4,701,9681.2%82.5%
38Jackson County, Texas$4,533,0501.2%83.7%
39Washington County, Mississippi$4,360,7691.1%84.8%
40Liberty County, Texas$4,245,3561.1%85.9%
41Yuba County, California$4,144,4631.1%87.0%
42Phillips County, Arkansas$3,907,8931.0%88.0%
43Lee County, Arkansas$3,687,4760.9%88.9%
44Mississippi County, Arkansas$3,319,8600.9%89.8%
45Lincoln County, Arkansas$3,253,4480.8%90.6%
46Tunica County, Mississippi$3,232,1610.8%91.4%
47Randolph County, Arkansas$3,216,3390.8%92.3%
48New Madrid County, Missouri$3,170,5190.8%93.1%
49White County, Arkansas$3,149,6070.8%93.9%
50Saint Landry Parish, Louisiana$2,843,7140.7%94.6%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.