Cotton Subsidies in California totaled $6.0 million in 2019

Counties in California Receiving cotton subsidies, 2019

Rank County Cotton Subsidies
2019
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Fresno County, California$2,809,85247.2%47.2%
2Kings County, California$1,335,77822.4%69.6%
3Kern County, California$950,61016.0%85.5%
4Merced County, California$707,01911.9%97.4%
5Tulare County, California$75,8111.3%98.7%
6Riverside County, California$28,3090.5%99.2%
7Colusa County, California$18,0200.3%99.5%
8Imperial County, California$12,1980.2%99.7%
9Madera County, California$11,9670.2%99.9%
10Glenn County, California$7,4870.1%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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