Sorghum Subsidies in Arkansas totaled $8.2 million in 2017

Congressional Districts in Arkansas Receiving sorghum subsidies, 2017

Rank District Sorghum Subsidies
2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
11st District of Arkansas (Rep. Rick Crawford)$5,809,67871.2%71.2%
24th District of Arkansas (Rep. Bruce Westerman)$1,078,96613.2%84.4%
32nd District of Arkansas (Rep. French Hill)$350,9824.3%88.7%
43rd District of Arkansas (Rep. Steve Womack)$29,2430.4%89.1%

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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