Go to Top
642,948,583 searches since Nov. 29, 2004

Lawrence County, Arkansas Summary Information

Crop Insurance is becoming more important to farmers than Direct Payments
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
  • $360 million in subsidies 1995-2012.
  • $331 million in commodity subsidies.
  • $15.8 million in crop insurance subsidies.
  • $5.31 million in conservation subsidies.
  • $7.63 million in disaster subsidies.
  • Arkansas ranking: 9 of 50 States
  • 77 percent of farms in Arkansas did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.
  • Ten percent collected 66 percent of all subsidies.
  • Amounting to $228 million over 18 years.
  • Top 10%: $65,639 average per year between 1995 and 2012.
  • Bottom 80%: $1,738 average per year between 1995 and 2012.

Top programs in Lawrence County, Arkansas, 1995-2012:

Years:
Rank Program
(click for top recipients, payment concentration and regional rankings)
Number of Recipients
1995-2012
Subsidy Total
1995-2012
1 Rice Subsidies**
 1,478**   $292,942,580
2 Soybean Subsidies**
 1,380**   $19,533,035
3 Wheat Subsidies**
 1,307**   $14,730,842
4 Sorghum Subsidies**
 1,354**   $9,177,478
5 Disaster Payments
 1,091   $7,633,840