Commodity subsidies in Connecticut totaled $48.4 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Connecticut Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Windham County, Connecticut$12,672,05426.2%26.2%
2New London County, Connecticut$10,766,59722.2%48.4%
3Litchfield County, Connecticut$9,909,35620.5%68.9%
4Tolland County, Connecticut$8,404,51517.4%86.2%
5Hartford County, Connecticut$3,213,7706.6%92.8%
6New Haven County, Connecticut$1,973,1504.1%96.9%
7Middlesex County, Connecticut$1,280,1862.6%99.6%
8Fairfield County, Connecticut$215,9290.4%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ 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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