Commodity subsidies in Connecticut totaled $55.5 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Connecticut Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Windham County, Connecticut$14,418,06626.0%26.0%
2New London County, Connecticut$12,652,84622.8%48.8%
3Litchfield County, Connecticut$11,296,34420.4%69.2%
4Tolland County, Connecticut$10,054,65118.1%87.3%
5Hartford County, Connecticut$3,500,4676.3%93.6%
6New Haven County, Connecticut$2,052,8343.7%97.3%
7Middlesex County, Connecticut$1,283,1152.3%99.6%
8Fairfield County, Connecticut$216,9420.4%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

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

 

Farm Subsidies Education

AgMag