Oilseed Program payments in the United States totaled $1.4 billion from 1995-2017.

Counties in the United States Receiving Oilseed Program payments, 1995-2017

Rank County Oilseed Program
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1McLean County, Illinois$6,484,2310.5%0.5%
2Cass County, North Dakota$6,284,9950.5%0.9%
3Iroquois County, Illinois$6,126,9830.4%1.4%
4La Salle County, Illinois$5,640,8130.4%1.8%
5Livingston County, Illinois$5,582,3490.4%2.2%
6Champaign County, Illinois$5,569,1450.4%2.6%
7Renville County, Minnesota$5,493,1400.4%3.0%
8Kossuth County, Iowa$5,069,0280.4%3.3%
9Brown County, South Dakota$4,851,4870.4%3.7%
10Richland County, North Dakota$4,813,3950.3%4.0%
11Redwood County, Minnesota$4,583,8520.3%4.4%
12Sioux County, Iowa$4,487,2060.3%4.7%
13Spink County, South Dakota$4,480,4340.3%5.0%
14Sangamon County, Illinois$4,168,2630.3%5.3%
15Plymouth County, Iowa$4,050,5880.3%5.6%
16Martin County, Minnesota$4,028,6910.3%5.9%
17Vermilion County, Illinois$3,975,2810.3%6.2%
18Nobles County, Minnesota$3,918,1180.3%6.5%
19Pottawattamie County, Iowa$3,907,2520.3%6.8%
20Blue Earth County, Minnesota$3,860,9900.3%7.1%
21Bureau County, Illinois$3,823,8470.3%7.3%
22Murray County, Minnesota$3,822,9740.3%7.6%
23Bolivar County, Mississippi$3,815,6710.3%7.9%
24Benton County, Iowa$3,806,4550.3%8.2%
25Webster County, Iowa$3,796,7030.3%8.4%
26Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota$3,792,4580.3%8.7%
27Faribault County, Minnesota$3,727,4280.3%9.0%
28Christian County, Illinois$3,726,9500.3%9.2%
29Jackson County, Minnesota$3,724,9720.3%9.5%
30Henry County, Illinois$3,722,9170.3%9.8%
31Cottonwood County, Minnesota$3,702,8210.3%10.1%
32Arkansas County, Arkansas$3,635,3010.3%10.3%
33Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota$3,594,3560.3%10.6%
34Lyon County, Minnesota$3,574,1180.3%10.8%
35Logan County, Illinois$3,557,1400.3%11.1%
36Mower County, Minnesota$3,542,2390.3%11.4%
37Grundy County, Iowa$3,496,1650.3%11.6%
38O'Brien County, Iowa$3,391,3680.2%11.8%
39Crawford County, Iowa$3,387,5970.2%12.1%
40Pocahontas County, Iowa$3,352,5710.2%12.3%
41Knox County, Illinois$3,318,8310.2%12.6%
42DeKalb County, Illinois$3,306,5330.2%12.8%
43Wright County, Iowa$3,281,0250.2%13.1%
44Lee County, Illinois$3,260,3360.2%13.3%
45Clay County, Iowa$3,249,2780.2%13.5%
46Freeborn County, Minnesota$3,239,9390.2%13.8%
47Calhoun County, Iowa$3,204,2700.2%14.0%
48Buena Vista County, Iowa$3,193,4680.2%14.2%
49Franklin County, Iowa$3,193,2440.2%14.5%
50Cavalier County, North Dakota$3,180,1350.2%14.7%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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