Cotton Subsidies in Kings County, California totaled $400 million from 1995-2019‡.

Programs included in cotton subsidies

Program Total Payments
Counter Cyclical Payment - Cotton$120,213,570
Direct Payment - Upland Cotton$101,304,600
Production Flexibility - Upland Cotton$62,918,091
Market Loss Assistance - Upland Cotton$32,389,881
Loan Deficiency - Upland Cotton$11,752,728
Cotton Transistion Assistance Program$7,467,075
Market Facilitation Program - Cotton$3,414,424
Cotton Ginning Cost Share Payment$3,115,404
Advance Deficiency - Upland Cotton$1,943,684
Market Gains - Upland Cotton$1,761,457
Commodity Certificates - Cotton$906,452
Storage Forgiven - Upland Cotton$27,000
Mkt. Loss Asst. Refund - Upland Cotton$-1,988
Loan Def. Refund - Cotton$-4,669
Prod. Flex. Refund - Upland Cotton$-9,198
Deficiency - Elscotton$-24,098
Deficiency - Upcotton$-3,164,956

‡ 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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