Cotton Subsidies in Cherokee County, Alabama totaled $58.7 million from 1995-2019‡.

Programs included in cotton subsidies

Program Total Payments
Loan Deficiency - Upland Cotton$16,403,433
Counter Cyclical Payment - Cotton$9,767,391
Direct Payment - Upland Cotton$8,387,455
Production Flexibility - Upland Cotton$4,940,829
Market Loss Assistance - Upland Cotton$2,525,787
Market Facilitation Program - Cotton$1,877,322
Cotton Ginning Cost Share Payment$1,394,702
Commodity Certificates - Cotton$1,106,774
Cotton Transistion Assistance Program$652,261
Market Gains - Upland Cotton$488,848
Advance Deficiency - Upland Cotton$116,229
Storage Forgiven - Upland Cotton$38,366
Deficiency - Upcotton$-177,764

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.


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