Sunflower Subsidies in the United States totaled $1.3 billion from 1995-2017.

Counties in the United States Receiving sunflower subsidies, 1995-2017

Rank County Sunflower Subsidies
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Sully County, South Dakota$56,711,2014.5%4.5%
2Emmons County, North Dakota$54,161,3074.3%8.7%
3Bottineau County, North Dakota$47,063,0293.7%12.4%
4Potter County, South Dakota$34,681,2042.7%15.2%
5Stutsman County, North Dakota$29,065,7522.3%17.5%
6McHenry County, North Dakota$26,450,3412.1%19.5%
7Ward County, North Dakota$25,229,3592.0%21.5%
8Hand County, South Dakota$22,628,9641.8%23.3%
9Lyman County, South Dakota$22,525,7091.8%25.1%
10Morton County, North Dakota$22,190,9581.7%26.8%
11Barnes County, North Dakota$21,159,7181.7%28.5%
12Hughes County, South Dakota$21,120,5721.7%30.2%
13McIntosh County, North Dakota$21,099,9601.7%31.8%
14Wells County, North Dakota$20,958,8621.7%33.5%
15Burleigh County, North Dakota$20,911,9651.6%35.1%
16Grant County, North Dakota$18,681,1721.5%36.6%
17Hyde County, South Dakota$18,531,2391.5%38.0%
18Logan County, North Dakota$18,332,9481.4%39.5%
19LaMoure County, North Dakota$18,058,7201.4%40.9%
20Renville County, North Dakota$17,363,1131.4%42.3%
21Foster County, North Dakota$16,157,3491.3%43.6%
22McLean County, North Dakota$15,724,3051.2%44.8%
23Edmunds County, South Dakota$14,734,9281.2%46.0%
24Sherman County, Kansas$14,730,2231.2%47.1%
25Benson County, North Dakota$14,519,2951.1%48.3%
26Cavalier County, North Dakota$14,323,7441.1%49.4%
27Corson County, South Dakota$13,582,6411.1%50.5%
28Ramsey County, North Dakota$13,268,8091.0%51.5%
29Kit Carson County, Colorado$13,098,4971.0%52.5%
30Pierce County, North Dakota$13,089,3251.0%53.6%
31Walworth County, South Dakota$12,989,3191.0%54.6%
32Kiowa County, Colorado$12,957,5961.0%55.6%
33Nelson County, North Dakota$12,677,4661.0%56.6%
34Campbell County, South Dakota$12,125,4861.0%57.6%
35Sheridan County, North Dakota$11,191,2070.9%58.4%
36Hettinger County, North Dakota$10,931,4740.9%59.3%
37Dickey County, North Dakota$10,836,2600.9%60.2%
38Grand Forks County, North Dakota$10,782,4760.8%61.0%
39Adams County, North Dakota$10,329,6270.8%61.8%
40Walsh County, North Dakota$10,323,5570.8%62.6%
41Roseau County, Minnesota$9,901,8100.8%63.4%
42Towner County, North Dakota$9,804,4990.8%64.2%
43Griggs County, North Dakota$9,630,4610.8%64.9%
44Faulk County, South Dakota$8,772,2990.7%65.6%
45McPherson County, South Dakota$8,733,3030.7%66.3%
46Cheyenne County, Colorado$8,723,1250.7%67.0%
47Kidder County, North Dakota$8,672,5270.7%67.7%
48Cass County, North Dakota$8,278,2710.7%68.3%
49Stanley County, South Dakota$8,277,5850.7%69.0%
50Jones County, South Dakota$8,267,3540.7%69.6%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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