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Corn Subsidies** in Iowa totaled $15.3 billion from 1995-2012.

Year   Subsidy Amount
1995 $627,818,711
1996 $366,933,127
1997 $589,082,921
1998 $964,404,129
1999 $1,432,233,300
2000 $1,585,603,070
2001 $1,099,611,890
2002 $455,643,493
2003 $624,234,646
2004 $992,552,295
2005 $1,943,216,193
2006 $975,747,911
2007 $649,263,745
2008 $718,025,013
2009 $624,637,431
2010 $559,657,028
2011 $734,792,398
2012 $370,731,809

1995-2012$15,314,189,382
  • Deficiency Payments
  • Direct Payments (2003-2008) and Production Flexibility Contracts (1996-2002)
  • Crop Insurance Premium Subsidies
  • Price Support Payments (Loan Deficiency, Marketing Loan Gains, and Certificates)
  • Counter-Cyclical Programs
  • Market Loss Assistance
  • Other Corn Programs

Programs included in corn subsidies**

Program Total Payments
1995-2012
Production Flexibility - Corn$3,297,527,832
Crop Ins. Premium Subsidy - Corn$2,755,941,134
Direct Payment - Corn$2,479,213,850
Loan Deficiency - Corn$2,242,054,434
Market Loss Assistance - Corn$1,735,813,163
Estimated Direct Payments 2009-2010** - Corn $647,075,074
Counter Cyclical Payment - Corn$981,165,069
Market Gains Farm - Corn$396,680,047
Advance Deficiency - Corn$208,246,745
Deficiency - Corn$182,861,985
Market Gains Warehouse - Corn$42,154,900
Commodity Certificates - Corn$24,280,664
Farm Storage - Corn$4,435,251
Warehouse Storage - Corn$1,163,916
Mkt. Loss Asst. Refund - Corn$-1,744
Prod. Flex. Refund - Corn$-145,896
Loan Def. Refund - Corn$-153,601
Loan Def. Refund - Corn$-620,741
Loan Def. Refund - Corn$-1,669,648