Cotton Subsidies in Fresno County, California totaled $658 million from 1995-2019‡.

Programs included in cotton subsidies

Program Total Payments
Counter Cyclical Payment - Cotton$182,207,731
Direct Payment - Upland Cotton$142,760,153
Production Flexibility - Upland Cotton$129,041,345
Market Loss Assistance - Upland Cotton$63,653,715
Loan Deficiency - Upland Cotton$31,776,169
Commodity Certificates - Cotton$18,985,745
Cotton Transistion Assistance Program$8,004,455
Market Gains - Upland Cotton$4,581,273
Advance Deficiency - Upland Cotton$4,123,666
Cotton Ginning Cost Share Payment$3,809,098
Market Facilitation Program - Cotton$3,588,389
Storage Forgiven - Upland Cotton$115,194
ACRE Direct Payments - Upland Cotton$5,383
Deficiency - Elscotton$-74,955
Deficiency - Upcotton$-6,725,493

‡ 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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