Livestock Subsidies in Colorado totaled $303 million from 1995-2019‡.

Programs included in livestock subsidies

Program Total Payments
Livestock Forage Disaster Program$217,313,246
Livestock Compensation Program$29,745,553
Emergency Livestock Feed Assistance$22,244,845
Cattle Feed Program - Nonfat Milk$18,688,415
Livestock Indemnity Payments$9,933,393
Livestock Emergency Assistance Program$5,053,183
Small Hog Operation$247,947
Market Facilitation Program - Hogs$100,169
American Indian Livestock Feed Program$93,849

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.


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