Cotton Subsidies in Arkansas totaled $2.3 billion from 1995-2019‡.

Programs included in cotton subsidies

Program Total Payments
Counter Cyclical Payment - Cotton$522,583,921
Direct Payment - Upland Cotton$428,493,737
Production Flexibility - Upland Cotton$274,233,348
Commodity Certificates - Cotton$252,593,807
Commodity Certificates - Coop Cotton$166,439,071
Loan Deficiency - Upland Cotton$143,474,593
Market Loss Assistance - Upland Cotton$140,779,407
Market Gains - Upland Cotton$86,423,854
Cotton Transistion Assistance Program$33,533,750
Market Facilitation Program - Cotton$30,278,467
Cotton Ginning Cost Share Payment$20,490,834
Storage Forgiven - Upland Cotton$11,094,639
Advance Deficiency - Upland Cotton$7,179,698
Prod. Flex. Refund - Upland Cotton$-66
Denied Market Gain - Upland Cotton$-153
Loan Def. Refund - Cotton$-32,107
Loan Def. Refund - Cotton$-50,587
Deficiency - Upcotton$-13,850,529

‡ 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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