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Grundy County, Illinois Summary Information

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  • $178 million in subsidies 1995-2012.
  • $143 million in commodity subsidies.
  • $29.6 million in crop insurance subsidies.
  • $4.45 million in conservation subsidies.
  • $1.32 million in disaster subsidies.
  • Illinois ranking: 3 of 50 States
  • 26 percent of farms in Illinois did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.
  • Ten percent collected 65 percent of all subsidies.
  • Amounting to $95.8 million over 18 years.
  • Top 10%: $26,292 average per year between 1995 and 2012.
  • Bottom 80%: $934 average per year between 1995 and 2012.

Top programs in Grundy County, Illinois, 1995-2012:

Rank Program
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Number of Recipients
1995-2012
Subsidy Total
1995-2012
1 Corn Subsidies**
 2,111**   $128,596,222
2 Soybean Subsidies**
 1,726**   $36,028,494
3 Conservation Reserve Program
 503   $4,434,288
4 Disaster Payments
 409   $1,323,076
5 Wheat Subsidies**
 299**   $541,071