Cotton Subsidies in California totaled $14.3 million in 2018

Counties in California Receiving cotton subsidies, 2018

Rank County Cotton Subsidies
2018
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Fresno County, California$5,720,24240.0%40.0%
2Kings County, California$2,992,45520.9%60.9%
3Merced County, California$2,534,31517.7%78.7%
4Kern County, California$1,736,69912.1%90.8%
5Tulare County, California$807,5755.6%96.5%
6Riverside County, California$272,3931.9%98.4%
7Glenn County, California$155,6741.1%99.5%
8Madera County, California$32,5850.2%99.7%
9Colusa County, California$14,5950.1%99.8%
10Imperial County, California$13,7630.1%99.9%
11Sutter County, California$13,5280.1%100.0%
12Stanislaus County, California$1,7240.0%100.0%
13Yolo County, California$1,0670.0%100.0%

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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