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Marin County, California Summary Information

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  • $11.6 million in subsidies 1995-2012.
  • $6.79 million in commodity subsidies.
  • $33890.00 in crop insurance subsidies.
  • $1.77 million in conservation subsidies.
  • $3.02 million in disaster subsidies.
  • California ranking: 10 of 50 States
  • 91 percent of farms in California did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.
  • Ten percent collected 58 percent of all subsidies.
  • Amounting to $6.67 million over 18 years.
  • Top 10%: $17,106 average per year between 1995 and 2012.
  • Bottom 80%: $803 average per year between 1995 and 2012.

Top programs in Marin County, California, 2009:

Rank Program
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Number of Recipients
2009
Subsidy Total
2009
1 Dairy Program Subsidies
 24**   $1,620,664
2 Env. Quality Incentive Program
 20   $773,075
3 Disaster Payments
 44   $236,490
4 Livestock Subsidies
 7**   $37,878
5 Sheep Meat Subsidies
 5**   $10,745