Cotton Subsidies in Merced County, California totaled $187 million from 1995-2020‡.

Programs included in cotton subsidies

Program Total Payments
1995-2020‡
Counter Cyclical Payment - Cotton$57,268,720
Direct Payment - Upland Cotton$45,247,293
Production Flexibility - Upland Cotton$30,665,939
Market Loss Assistance - Upland Cotton$15,505,636
Loan Deficiency - Upland Cotton$9,961,703
Commodity Certificates - Cotton$6,366,491
Cotton Ginning Cost Share Payment$4,006,488
Market Gains - Upland Cotton$3,908,707
Cotton Transistion Assistance Program$2,645,784
Advance Deficiency - Upland Cotton$832,425
Storage Forgiven - Upland Cotton$249,902
Market Facilitation Program - Cotton$58,254
Prod. Flex. Refund - Upland Cotton$-23,697
Deficiency - Upcotton$-1,503,604

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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