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Nobles County, Minnesota Summary Information

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  • $333 million in subsidies 1995-2012.
  • $240 million in commodity subsidies.
  • $73.9 million in crop insurance subsidies.
  • $14.2 million in conservation subsidies.
  • $5.31 million in disaster subsidies.
  • Minnesota ranking: 4 of 50 States
  • 30 percent of farms in Minnesota did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.
  • Ten percent collected 55 percent of all subsidies.
  • Amounting to $144 million over 18 years.
  • Top 10%: $32,311 average per year between 1995 and 2012.
  • Bottom 80%: $1,698 average per year between 1995 and 2012.

Top programs in Nobles County, Minnesota, 1995-2012:

Years:
Rank Program
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Number of Recipients
1995-2012
Subsidy Total
1995-2012
1 Corn Subsidies**
 2,295**   $214,578,950
2 Soybean Subsidies**
 1,830**   $81,613,649
3 Conservation Reserve Program
 953   $13,203,564
4 Disaster Payments
 1,065   $5,308,571
5 Dairy Program Subsidies
 102**   $3,670,683