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31st District Of Texas (Rep. John R.Carter) Summary Information

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  • $224 million in subsidies 1995-2012.
  • $182 million in commodity subsidies.
  • $ in crop insurance subsidies.
  • $2.70 million in conservation subsidies.
  • $39.1 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 84 percent of all subsidies.
  • Amounting to $188 million over 18 years.
  • Top 10%: $26,769 average per year between 1995 and 2012.
  • Bottom 80%: $325 average per year between 1995 and 2012.

Top programs in 31st District of Texas (Rep. John R.Carter), 1995-2012:

Years:
Rank Program
(click for top recipients, payment concentration and regional rankings)
Number of Recipients
1995-2012
Subsidy Total
1995-2012
1 Cotton Subsidies**
 2,281**   $76,292,629
2 Sorghum Subsidies**
 3,362**   $49,169,132
3 Disaster Payments
 2,574   $39,119,637
4 Corn Subsidies**
 2,760**   $37,013,370
5 Wheat Subsidies**
 2,912**   $18,109,912