Peanut Subsidies in Arkansas totaled $17.2 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Arkansas Receiving peanut subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Peanut Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Craighead County, Arkansas$2,790,09516.3%16.3%
2Mississippi County, Arkansas$2,567,37415.0%31.2%
3Crittenden County, Arkansas$2,527,70714.7%46.0%
4Jackson County, Arkansas$1,680,3089.8%55.8%
5Lawrence County, Arkansas$1,664,1659.7%65.5%
6Randolph County, Arkansas$1,648,4839.6%75.1%
7Little River County, Arkansas$1,576,1629.2%84.2%
8Lee County, Arkansas$665,0223.9%88.1%
9Woodruff County, Arkansas$436,6562.5%90.7%
10Saint Francis County, Arkansas$400,5032.3%93.0%
11Clay County, Arkansas$346,8462.0%95.0%
12Phillips County, Arkansas$269,1391.6%96.6%
13Greene County, Arkansas$203,1931.2%97.8%
14Cross County, Arkansas$196,4461.1%98.9%
15Lafayette County, Arkansas$68,0500.4%99.3%
16White County, Arkansas$56,1800.3%99.6%
17Ashley County, Arkansas$29,1120.2%99.8%
18Yell County, Arkansas$22,7200.1%100.0%
19Drew County, Arkansas$8,4960.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ 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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