Rice Subsidies in Arkansas totaled $408 million in 2017

USDA has not provided recipient detail for rice cooperatives.

Congressional Districts in Arkansas Receiving rice subsidies, 2017

Rank District Rice Subsidies
Pct of
11st District of Arkansas (Rep. Rick Crawford)$332,149,24881.4%81.4%
24th District of Arkansas (Rep. Bruce Westerman)$18,548,7194.5%85.9%
32nd District of Arkansas (Rep. French Hill)$10,796,4902.6%88.6%
43rd District of Arkansas (Rep. Steve Womack)$457,7570.1%88.7%

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.


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