Rice Subsidies in Ashley County, Arkansas totaled $102 million from 1995-2019‡.

USDA has not provided recipient detail for rice cooperatives.

Congressional Districts in Ashley County, Arkansas Receiving rice subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank District Rice Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
11st District of Arkansas (Rep. Rick Crawford)$5,424,634,01474.7%74.7%
24th District of Arkansas (Rep. Bruce Westerman)$336,543,9944.6%79.4%
32nd District of Arkansas (Rep. French Hill)$197,167,1792.7%82.1%
43rd District of Arkansas (Rep. Steve Womack)$3,113,9140.0%82.1%

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.

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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