Oat Subsidies in the United States totaled $389 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in the United States Receiving oat subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Oat Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Morton County, North Dakota$7,526,6801.9%1.9%
2Emmons County, North Dakota$5,774,3001.5%3.4%
3Grant County, North Dakota$5,687,2691.5%4.9%
4Aroostook County, Maine$5,104,1331.3%6.2%
5Kidder County, North Dakota$4,468,7931.1%7.3%
6Dunn County, North Dakota$3,845,5211.0%8.3%
7Stanislaus County, California$3,614,6150.9%9.2%
8Perkins County, South Dakota$3,601,5560.9%10.2%
9Stark County, North Dakota$3,341,2070.9%11.0%
10Corson County, South Dakota$3,297,8430.8%11.9%
11Stearns County, Minnesota$3,276,2260.8%12.7%
12Burleigh County, North Dakota$2,838,5990.7%13.4%
13Otter Tail County, Minnesota$2,742,5220.7%14.2%
14Merced County, California$2,724,7430.7%14.9%
15McPherson County, South Dakota$2,570,7870.7%15.5%
16Mercer County, North Dakota$2,477,5450.6%16.1%
17McKenzie County, North Dakota$2,466,0450.6%16.8%
18Potter County, South Dakota$2,458,4680.6%17.4%
19Campbell County, South Dakota$2,439,4280.6%18.0%
20McLean County, North Dakota$2,407,8130.6%18.7%
21McIntosh County, North Dakota$2,341,1710.6%19.3%
22Tripp County, South Dakota$2,296,1930.6%19.8%
23Logan County, North Dakota$2,177,1540.6%20.4%
24McHenry County, North Dakota$2,168,0230.6%21.0%
25Golden Valley County, North Dakota$2,003,3360.5%21.5%
26Gregory County, South Dakota$1,961,5270.5%22.0%
27Grant County, Wisconsin$1,906,9200.5%22.5%
28Oliver County, North Dakota$1,904,1950.5%23.0%
29Sioux County, North Dakota$1,856,0620.5%23.4%
30Roseau County, Minnesota$1,848,0420.5%23.9%
31Ward County, North Dakota$1,843,1640.5%24.4%
32Knox County, Nebraska$1,836,4930.5%24.9%
33Stutsman County, North Dakota$1,786,5740.5%25.3%
34Dewey County, South Dakota$1,773,8800.5%25.8%
35Brule County, South Dakota$1,759,6460.5%26.2%
36Walworth County, South Dakota$1,758,4140.5%26.7%
37Pierce County, North Dakota$1,675,3650.4%27.1%
38Deuel County, South Dakota$1,653,3970.4%27.5%
39Harding County, South Dakota$1,632,3300.4%27.9%
40Edmunds County, South Dakota$1,618,4320.4%28.4%
41Charles Mix County, South Dakota$1,577,3380.4%28.8%
42Codington County, South Dakota$1,475,5870.4%29.1%
43Mountrail County, North Dakota$1,442,9930.4%29.5%
44Bowman County, North Dakota$1,394,7820.4%29.9%
45Todd County, Minnesota$1,388,5830.4%30.2%
46Dickey County, North Dakota$1,382,8340.4%30.6%
47Langlade County, Wisconsin$1,334,2150.3%30.9%
48Adams County, North Dakota$1,288,2680.3%31.3%
49Aurora County, South Dakota$1,286,2120.3%31.6%
50Benson County, North Dakota$1,282,6510.3%31.9%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

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

 

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