Cotton Subsidies in Ashley County, Arkansas totaled $139 million from 1995-2019‡.

Programs included in cotton subsidies

Program Total Payments
Counter Cyclical Payment - Cotton$29,577,930
Direct Payment - Upland Cotton$25,090,630
Commodity Certificates - Cotton$23,691,798
Production Flexibility - Upland Cotton$18,305,188
Market Loss Assistance - Upland Cotton$9,318,796
Market Gains - Upland Cotton$7,733,916
Loan Deficiency - Upland Cotton$4,238,258
Cotton Transistion Assistance Program$2,001,163
Cotton Ginning Cost Share Payment$836,062
Market Facilitation Program - Cotton$814,844
Advance Deficiency - Upland Cotton$639,896
Storage Forgiven - Upland Cotton$408,784
Loan Def. Refund - Cotton$-576
Deficiency - Upcotton$-1,172,866

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.


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