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Calumet County, Wisconsin Summary Information

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  • $85.5 million in subsidies 1995-2012.
  • $65.6 million in commodity subsidies.
  • $13.0 million in crop insurance subsidies.
  • $2.59 million in conservation subsidies.
  • $4.21 million in disaster subsidies.
  • Wisconsin ranking: 15 of 50 States
  • 40 percent of farms in Wisconsin did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.
  • Ten percent collected 57 percent of all subsidies.
  • Amounting to $41.6 million over 18 years.
  • Top 10%: $22,943 average per year between 1995 and 2012.
  • Bottom 80%: $1,051 average per year between 1995 and 2012.

Top programs in Calumet County, Wisconsin, 2005:

Rank Program
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Number of Recipients
2005
Subsidy Total
2005
1 Corn Subsidies**
 509   $6,072,663
2 Disaster Payments
 180   $1,260,815
3 Soybean Subsidies**
 366   $384,247
4 Conservation Reserve Program
 95   $142,112
5 Wheat Subsidies**
 337   $116,662