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Quitman County, Georgia Summary Information

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  • $8.46 million in subsidies 1995-2012.
  • $6.27 million in commodity subsidies.
  • $1.03 million in crop insurance subsidies.
  • $670000 in conservation subsidies.
  • $491000 in disaster subsidies.
  • Georgia ranking: 16 of 50 States
  • 70 percent of farms in Georgia did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.
  • Ten percent collected 82 percent of all subsidies.
  • Amounting to $6.12 million over 18 years.
  • Top 10%: $19,417 average per year between 1995 and 2012.
  • Bottom 80%: $249 average per year between 1995 and 2012.

Top programs in Quitman County, Georgia, 2004:

Rank Program
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Number of Recipients
2004
Subsidy Total
2004
1 Peanut Subsidies
 16   $210,013
2 Cotton Subsidies**
 26   $169,068
3 Conservation Reserve Program
 12   $24,645
4 Corn Subsidies**
 28   $16,376
5 Wheat Subsidies**
 27   $9,502