Commodity subsidies in Connecticut totaled $48.0 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$12,550,33026.2%26.2%
2New London County, Connecticut$10,652,87822.2%48.4%
3Litchfield County, Connecticut$9,772,71520.4%68.7%
4Tolland County, Connecticut$8,342,71717.4%86.1%
5Hartford County, Connecticut$3,204,6576.7%92.8%
6New Haven County, Connecticut$1,965,0084.1%96.9%
7Middlesex County, Connecticut$1,278,6782.7%99.5%
8Fairfield County, Connecticut$215,9290.5%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 April 30, 2019.

 

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