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Cotton Subsidies** in Tennessee totaled $1.4 billion from 1995-2012.

Counties in Tennessee Receiving cotton subsidies**, 1995-2012
Rank County Cotton Subsidies**
1995-2012
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1$199,990,95914.1%14.1%
2Haywood County, Tennessee$199,027,32814.0%28.1%
3Crockett County, Tennessee$162,890,10911.5%39.6%
4Lauderdale County, Tennessee$109,277,4297.7%47.3%
5Tipton County, Tennessee$106,530,5267.5%54.8%
6Gibson County, Tennessee$96,969,0596.8%61.6%
7Madison County, Tennessee$92,204,8286.5%68.1%
8Fayette County, Tennessee$88,689,0246.2%74.3%
9Dyer County, Tennessee$79,375,9825.6%79.9%
10Shelby County, Tennessee$48,565,0313.4%83.3%
11Carroll County, Tennessee$44,009,6563.1%86.4%
12$40,056,9662.8%89.2%
13Lake County, Tennessee$35,198,0282.5%91.7%
14Hardeman County, Tennessee$32,477,4102.3%94.0%
15Lincoln County, Tennessee$15,382,5761.1%95.1%
16Obion County, Tennessee$9,862,9510.7%95.8%
17McNairy County, Tennessee$8,890,7210.6%96.4%
18$8,412,5870.6%97.0%
19Franklin County, Tennessee$7,966,2130.6%97.6%
20Henderson County, Tennessee$5,956,2130.4%98.0%
21Rutherford County, Tennessee$5,677,6550.4%98.4%
22Chester County, Tennessee$5,189,4090.4%98.8%
23Hardin County, Tennessee$4,222,5890.3%99.1%
24Weakley County, Tennessee$3,010,8090.2%99.3%
25Lawrence County, Tennessee$2,904,2740.2%99.5%
26Giles County, Tennessee$2,679,4700.2%99.7%
27Coffee County, Tennessee$2,455,1110.2%99.8%
28Henry County, Tennessee$1,300,8130.1%99.9%
29Maury County, Tennessee$1,154,1240.1%100.0%
30Wayne County, Tennessee$702,2000.0%100.1%
31Grundy County, Tennessee$280,1920.0%100.1%
32Warren County, Tennessee$86,9070.0%100.1%
33Decatur County, Tennessee$58,7830.0%100.1%
34Marshall County, Tennessee$11,7730.0%100.1%
35Montgomery County, Tennessee$7,3660.0%100.1%
36Bedford County, Tennessee$3,5350.0%100.1%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.