Cotton Subsidies in Merced County, California totaled $4.5 million in 2011

States Receiving cotton subsidies, 2011

Rank State Cotton Subsidies
2011
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Texas$642,334,96647.0%47.0%
2Georgia$141,192,25510.3%57.4%
3Mississippi$98,684,9357.2%64.6%
4North Carolina$69,469,1645.1%69.7%
5Louisiana$55,310,8754.0%73.7%
6Alabama$54,598,4584.0%77.7%
7Arkansas$51,822,6513.8%81.5%
8California$48,573,6303.6%85.1%
9Arizona$43,245,6843.2%88.2%
10Tennessee$42,805,6103.1%91.4%
11Oklahoma$33,541,5512.5%93.8%
12South Carolina$31,706,1772.3%96.2%
13Missouri$22,335,2231.6%97.8%
14Florida$11,764,7170.9%98.7%
15Virginia$7,909,1820.6%99.2%
16New Mexico$6,760,9790.5%99.7%
17Kansas$3,724,1230.3%100.0%
18Maryland$2,6470.0%100.0%
19Kentucky$1940.0%100.0%
20Nebraska$520.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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