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Tarrant County, Texas Summary Information

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  • $12.6 million in subsidies 1995-2012.
  • $5.44 million in commodity subsidies.
  • $1.08 million in crop insurance subsidies.
  • $23565.00 in conservation subsidies.
  • $6.08 million in disaster subsidies.
  • Texas ranking: 1 of 50 States
  • 81 percent of farms in Texas did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.
  • Ten percent collected 85 percent of all subsidies.
  • Amounting to $9.86 million over 18 years.
  • Top 10%: $22,675 average per year between 1995 and 2012.
  • Bottom 80%: $251 average per year between 1995 and 2012.

Top programs in Tarrant County, Texas, 1995-2012:

Rank Program
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Number of Recipients
1995-2012
Subsidy Total
1995-2012
1 Wheat Subsidies**
 159**   $8,950,084
2 Disaster Payments
 181   $6,081,772
3 Sorghum Subsidies**
 137**   $1,224,657
4 Livestock Subsidies
 158**   $616,118
5 Corn Subsidies**
 56**   $432,849