Total Margin Protection Program - Dairy payments in California totaled $12.4 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in California Receiving Total Margin Protection Program - Dairy payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Total Margin Protection Program - Dairy
Pct of
1Merced County, California$2,551,87720.6%20.6%
2Stanislaus County, California$1,938,72515.6%36.2%
3Tulare County, California$1,387,41111.2%47.4%
4Sonoma County, California$1,192,2339.6%57.1%
5San Joaquin County, California$1,079,0758.7%65.8%
6Kings County, California$768,4846.2%72.0%
7Humboldt County, California$691,9075.6%77.5%
8Sacramento County, California$591,2704.8%82.3%
9Madera County, California$504,6384.1%86.4%
10Fresno County, California$474,5953.8%90.2%
11Marin County, California$361,3112.9%93.1%
12San Bernardino County, California$216,9781.8%94.9%
13Glenn County, California$193,5091.6%96.4%
14San Diego County, California$96,8980.8%97.2%
15Kern County, California$92,4510.7%98.0%
16Siskiyou County, California$54,5610.4%98.4%
17Mendocino County, California$54,4200.4%98.9%
18Del Norte County, California$37,8530.3%99.2%
19Riverside County, California$29,1520.2%99.4%
20Placer County, California$27,8700.2%99.6%
21Tehama County, California$24,3050.2%99.8%
22Butte County, California$23,0330.2%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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