Flax Subsidies in the United States totaled $10.6 million in 2017

Counties in the United States Receiving flax subsidies, 2017

Rank County Flax Subsidies
Pct of
1Ward County, North Dakota$1,747,11116.4%16.4%
2McLean County, North Dakota$1,057,7389.9%26.4%
3Mountrail County, North Dakota$835,7627.9%34.2%
4Renville County, North Dakota$512,7624.8%39.0%
5Cavalier County, North Dakota$488,9744.6%43.6%
6Divide County, North Dakota$487,2114.6%48.2%
7Burke County, North Dakota$465,4664.4%52.6%
8Sheridan County, North Dakota$455,5884.3%56.9%
9Bottineau County, North Dakota$426,3684.0%60.9%
10Burleigh County, North Dakota$321,8883.0%63.9%
11McHenry County, North Dakota$315,8233.0%66.9%
12Kidder County, North Dakota$297,7242.8%69.7%
13Towner County, North Dakota$274,8262.6%72.3%
14Hettinger County, North Dakota$244,0922.3%74.5%
15Valley County, Montana$232,0182.2%76.7%
16Williams County, North Dakota$149,3681.4%78.1%
17Rolette County, North Dakota$128,2281.2%79.3%
18Grant County, North Dakota$118,5371.1%80.5%
19Bowman County, North Dakota$111,6491.0%81.5%
20Ramsey County, North Dakota$106,9711.0%82.5%
21Adams County, North Dakota$102,3451.0%83.5%
22Benson County, North Dakota$101,3041.0%84.4%
23Stutsman County, North Dakota$91,0090.9%85.3%
24Morton County, North Dakota$84,8270.8%86.1%
25Stark County, North Dakota$84,5480.8%86.9%
26Emmons County, North Dakota$74,4790.7%87.6%
27McIntosh County, North Dakota$74,1080.7%88.3%
28Logan County, North Dakota$73,5720.7%89.0%
29Dunn County, North Dakota$70,2970.7%89.6%
30Oliver County, North Dakota$65,6950.6%90.2%
31Pierce County, North Dakota$63,9690.6%90.8%
32Wells County, North Dakota$60,2470.6%91.4%
33Daniels County, Montana$58,9720.6%92.0%
34McKenzie County, North Dakota$58,5220.6%92.5%
35Walsh County, North Dakota$58,5080.5%93.1%
36Sheridan County, Montana$56,2360.5%93.6%
37Park County, Wyoming$51,6980.5%94.1%
38McPherson County, South Dakota$50,3310.5%94.5%
39Mercer County, North Dakota$48,1080.5%95.0%
40Foster County, North Dakota$44,6590.4%95.4%
41Roosevelt County, Montana$38,6100.4%95.8%
42Corson County, South Dakota$37,3510.4%96.1%
43Perkins County, South Dakota$36,9600.3%96.5%
44Golden Valley County, North Dakota$35,3860.3%96.8%
45Roseau County, Minnesota$34,1480.3%97.1%
46Slope County, North Dakota$33,2640.3%97.4%
47Eddy County, North Dakota$29,0640.3%97.7%
48Dewey County, South Dakota$17,3130.2%97.9%
49Haakon County, South Dakota$16,5790.2%98.0%
50Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota$15,9550.1%98.2%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.


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