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Soybean Subsidies** in the United States totaled $27.8 billion from 1995-2012.

Counties in United States Receiving soybean subsidies**, 1995-2012
Rank County Soybean Subsidies**
1995-2012
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Cass County, North Dakota$177,407,3540.6%0.6%
2Brown County, South Dakota$134,390,9950.5%1.1%
3Spink County, South Dakota$123,095,5330.4%1.6%
4McLean County, Illinois$120,742,0750.4%2.0%
5Iroquois County, Illinois$118,918,8100.4%2.4%
6Livingston County, Illinois$115,681,4760.4%2.8%
7Richland County, North Dakota$115,091,1910.4%3.3%
8La Salle County, Illinois$102,166,7840.4%3.6%
9Renville County, Minnesota$100,162,2850.4%4.0%
10Champaign County, Illinois$99,624,6680.4%4.3%
11Kossuth County, Iowa$98,781,5640.4%4.7%
12Redwood County, Minnesota$97,564,6190.4%5.0%
13Barnes County, North Dakota$90,900,7970.3%5.4%
14Martin County, Minnesota$83,232,6930.3%5.7%
15Vermilion County, Illinois$82,010,7680.3%6.0%
16Nobles County, Minnesota$81,613,6490.3%6.3%
17Plymouth County, Iowa$80,393,1430.3%6.5%
18Mower County, Minnesota$79,222,9240.3%6.8%
19Faribault County, Minnesota$78,792,0330.3%7.1%
20Bolivar County, Mississippi$78,694,4180.3%7.4%
21Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota$78,614,3720.3%7.7%
22Sioux County, Iowa$78,317,6600.3%8.0%
23Blue Earth County, Minnesota$77,902,5160.3%8.2%
24Murray County, Minnesota$76,190,7080.3%8.5%
25Stutsman County, North Dakota$75,388,7760.3%8.8%
26Lyon County, Minnesota$75,320,8530.3%9.1%
27Jackson County, Minnesota$75,123,1100.3%9.3%
28Beadle County, South Dakota$73,182,0800.3%9.6%
29LaMoure County, North Dakota$70,279,2650.3%9.8%
30Henry County, Illinois$70,244,5100.3%10.1%
31Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota$70,206,5490.3%10.3%
32Webster County, Iowa$69,877,0140.3%10.6%
33Sangamon County, Illinois$69,391,9540.2%10.8%
34Cottonwood County, Minnesota$68,657,8640.2%11.1%
35Pottawattamie County, Iowa$68,126,8060.2%11.3%
36Roberts County, South Dakota$68,074,4890.2%11.6%
37Benton County, Iowa$67,750,4720.2%11.8%
38Christian County, Illinois$67,369,3450.2%12.1%
39Traill County, North Dakota$67,262,7650.2%12.3%
40Woodbury County, Iowa$66,787,4560.2%12.5%
41Freeborn County, Minnesota$66,575,1610.2%12.8%
42Bureau County, Illinois$66,537,7750.2%13.0%
43O'Brien County, Iowa$66,526,6240.2%13.3%
44Logan County, Illinois$65,498,0670.2%13.5%
45Pocahontas County, Iowa$65,461,8580.2%13.7%
46Crawford County, Iowa$64,742,7870.2%14.0%
47Kingsbury County, South Dakota$64,235,2470.2%14.2%
48Calhoun County, Iowa$62,132,2900.2%14.4%
49Swift County, Minnesota$61,991,7110.2%14.6%
50Hutchinson County, South Dakota$61,909,7810.2%14.9%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.