Rice Subsidies in Arkansas totaled $7.3 billion from 1995-2020‡.
USDA has not provided recipient detail for rice cooperatives.
Congressional Districts in Arkansas Receiving rice subsidies, 1995-2020‡
|1||1st District of Arkansas (Rep. Rick Crawford)||$5,438,809,786||74.4%||74.4%|
|2||4th District of Arkansas (Rep. Bruce Westerman)||$346,941,689||4.7%||79.2%|
|3||2nd District of Arkansas (Rep. French Hill)||$204,783,438||2.8%||82.0%|
|4||3rd District of Arkansas (Rep. Steve Womack)||$3,118,941||0.0%||82.0%|
NOTE: Not all recipients were able to be placed into Congressional Districts so the District total may not total 100%. Nationally 96% of all program monies were designated into a Congressional District
Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.
‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.