Rice Subsidies in California totaled $2.8 billion from 1995-2019‡.

USDA has not provided recipient detail for rice cooperatives.

Counties in California Receiving rice subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Rice Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Colusa County, California$724,883,35625.9%25.9%
2Sutter County, California$501,839,49217.9%43.8%
3Butte County, California$480,086,15117.2%61.0%
4Glenn County, California$420,503,30515.0%76.0%
5Yuba County, California$160,698,1775.7%81.7%
6Yolo County, California$157,319,2925.6%87.4%
7$146,174,2975.2%92.6%
8Placer County, California$67,401,5852.4%95.0%
9Sacramento County, California$50,819,6151.8%96.8%
10Merced County, California$29,985,7561.1%97.9%
11San Joaquin County, California$23,401,7550.8%98.7%
12Tehama County, California$10,865,9690.4%99.1%
13Fresno County, California$10,241,3950.4%99.5%
14Stanislaus County, California$9,993,4000.4%99.8%
15Kern County, California$3,401,9680.1%100.0%
16Tulare County, California$765,4200.0%100.0%
17Solano County, California$165,0900.0%100.0%
18Madera County, California$125,6300.0%100.0%
19Kings County, California$122,2540.0%100.0%
20$117,5460.0%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 April 30, 2019.

 

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