Sorghum Subsidies in the United States totaled $9.0 billion from 1995-2020‡.

Programs included in sorghum subsidies

Program Total Payments
Direct Payment - Sorghum$2,027,546,688
Production Flexibility - Sorghum$1,734,952,464
Market Loss Assistance - Sorghum$929,335,255
Price Loss Coverage - Sorghum$768,485,936
Loan Deficiency - Sorghum$570,118,725
Counter Cyclical Payment - Sorghum$314,707,543
Agricultural Risk Coverage County - Sorghum$185,150,675
Market Facilitation Program - Sorghum$129,296,711
Deficiency - Sorghum$94,292,227
Advance Deficiency - Sorghum$83,908,953
ACRE Direct Payments - Sorghum$60,965,399
ACRE Revenue Support - Sorghum$15,392,620
Market Gains - Sorghum$14,781,507
Commodity Certificates - Sorghum$2,832,264
Agricultural Risk Coverage Individual - Sorghum$384,934
Warehouse Storage - Sorghum$334,151
Farm Storage - Sorghum$250,094
Diversion - Sorghum$-211
Loan Def. Refund - Sorghum$-811
Direct Payment Violation - Sorghum$-1,417
Mkt. Loss Asst. Refund - Sorghum$-3,840
Loan Def. Refund - Sorghum$-16,247
Prod. Flex. Refund - Sorghum$-80,817
Loan Def. Refund - Sorghum$-499,107

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


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