Sorghum Subsidies in Arkansas totaled $6.7 million in 2011

SELECT * FROM regionsummary WHERE progcode='sorghum' and stfips='05' and regtype='CD' and m2011!=0 ORDER BY m2011 DESC

Congressional Districts in Arkansas Receiving sorghum subsidies, 2011

Rank District Sorghum Subsidies
Pct of
11st District of Arkansas (Rep. Eric A. “Rick”Crawford)$3,540,99853.2%53.2%
24th District of Arkansas (Rep. Tom Cotton)$533,7588.0%61.2%
32nd District of Arkansas (Rep. Tim Griffin)$211,5373.2%64.4%
43rd District of Arkansas (Rep. Steve Womack)$17,0410.3%64.7%

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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