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Wheat Subsidies** in Texas totaled $2.5 billion from 1995-2012.

Year   Subsidy Amount
1995 $51,914,955
1996 $124,916,129
1997 $99,643,608
1998 $168,895,075
1999 $233,546,587
2000 $211,079,400
2001 $168,583,968
2002 $89,852,206
2003 $119,274,442
2004 $100,547,694
2005 $93,872,907
2006 $98,339,512
2007 $116,663,111
2008 $137,188,499
2009 $197,806,737
2010 $145,505,534
2011 $151,617,065
2012 $144,529,701

1995-2012$2,453,777,130
  • 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 Wheat Programs

Programs included in wheat subsidies**

Program Total Payments
1995-2012
Crop Ins. Premium Subsidy - Wheat$851,371,533
Production Flexibility - Wheat$582,225,324
Direct Payment - Wheat$412,265,701
Market Loss Assistance - Wheat$290,864,097
Estimated Direct Payments 2009-2010** - Wheat $122,379,382
Loan Deficiency - Wheat$101,339,398
Advance Deficiency - Wheat$34,543,927
Karnal Bunt - Compensation$6,719,493
LDP-like Grazing Payments - Wheat$4,508,017
Market Gains Warehouse - Wheat$1,433,299
Market Gains Farm - Wheat$664,181
Hard Winter Wheat Incentive Payment$341,986
Commodity Certificates - Wheat$305,615
Counter Cyclical Payment - Wheat$46,694
Direct Payment Violation - Wheat$-968
Loan Def. Refund - Wheat$-1,418
Loan Def. Refund - Wheat$-5,815
Prod. Flex. Refund - Wheat$-19,527
Deficiency - Wheat$-15,274,133