Dairy Program Subsidies in the United States totaled $6.4 billion from 1995-2020‡.

Programs included in dairy program subsidies

Program Total Payments
Milk Income Loss Contract Payment$3,533,012,016
Market Loss Assistance - Dairy$994,714,404
Milk Income Loss Transitional Payment$555,991,196
Dairy Margin Coverage Program$368,060,105
Dairy Ecomonic Loss Assistance Program$288,012,204
Margin Protection Program - Dairy$275,826,808
Milk Marketing Fees$171,578,059
Market Facilitation Program - Dairy$150,364,652
Dairy Disaster Assistance$21,548,302
Dairy Indemnity$14,951,283
Milk Diversion Program$-366
Dairy Termination Program$-5,997

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.


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