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8th District Of Wisconsin (Rep. Reid J.Ribble) Summary Information

Crop Insurance is becoming more important to farmers than Direct Payments
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  • $742 million in subsidies 1995-2012.
  • $613 million in commodity subsidies.
  • $ in crop insurance subsidies.
  • $60.0 million in conservation subsidies.
  • $68.2 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 63 percent of all subsidies.
  • Amounting to $466 million over 18 years.
  • Top 10%: $19,915 average per year between 1995 and 2012.
  • Bottom 80%: $749 average per year between 1995 and 2012.

Top programs in 8th District of Wisconsin (Rep. Reid J.Ribble), 1995-2012:

Years:
Rank Program
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Number of Recipients
1995-2012
Subsidy Total
1995-2012
1 Corn Subsidies**
 10,961**   $355,721,290
2 Dairy Program Subsidies
 5,969**   $195,673,231
3 Disaster Payments
 4,527   $68,200,001
4 Conservation Reserve Program
 3,779   $52,401,344
5 Soybean Subsidies**
 4,309**   $35,598,036