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Sorghum Subsidies** in Maryland totaled $3.9 million from 1995-2012.

Year   Subsidy Amount
1995 $63,101
1996 $172,895
1997 $204,132
1998 $331,209
1999 $358,584
2000 $368,976
2001 $269,813
2002 $118,101
2003 $149,813
2004 $174,135
2005 $327,742
2006 $247,335
2007 $148,490
2008 $167,336
2009 $157,592
2010 $181,277
2011 $267,967
2012 $163,941

1995-2012$3,872,445
  • 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 Sorghum Programs

Programs included in sorghum subsidies**

Program Total Payments
1995-2012
Production Flexibility - Sorghum$1,061,150
Direct Payment - Sorghum$798,176
Crop Ins. Premium Subsidy - Sorghum$621,110
Market Loss Assistance - Sorghum$572,880
Estimated Direct Payments 2009-2010** - Sorghum $217,979
Loan Deficiency - Sorghum$250,713
Counter Cyclical Payment - Sorghum$215,975
Advance Deficiency - Sorghum$17,907
Deficiency - Sorghum$9,509