Cotton Subsidies in Alabama totaled $1.6 billion from 1995-2019‡.

Programs included in cotton subsidies

Program Total Payments
1995-2019‡
Counter Cyclical Payment - Cotton$326,333,307
Direct Payment - Upland Cotton$293,810,752
Production Flexibility - Upland Cotton$167,126,440
Loan Deficiency - Upland Cotton$161,997,186
Commodity Certificates - Coop Cotton$134,222,186
Market Loss Assistance - Upland Cotton$86,193,182
Market Gains - Upland Cotton$29,951,737
Market Facilitation Program - Cotton$24,683,250
Cotton Ginning Cost Share Payment$22,969,987
Cotton Transistion Assistance Program$21,650,490
Commodity Certificates - Cotton$17,858,473
Advance Deficiency - Upland Cotton$3,726,165
Storage Forgiven - Upland Cotton$477,771
ACRE Direct Payments - Upland Cotton$30,163
Market Gains - Upland Cotton Seed$441
Loan Def. Refund - Upland Cotton$-1,373
Prod. Flex. Refund - Upland Cotton$-5,117
Loan Def. Refund - Cotton$-7,281
Loan Def. Refund - Cotton$-11,921
Deficiency - Upcotton$-6,389,649

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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