Dairy Program Subsidies in Florida totaled $1.5 million in 2019

Counties in Florida Receiving dairy program subsidies, 2019

Rank County Dairy Program Subsidies
Pct of
1Okeechobee County, Florida$229,83515.8%15.8%
2Lafayette County, Florida$217,10614.9%30.7%
3Hardee County, Florida$180,31612.4%43.0%
4Suwannee County, Florida$176,96112.1%55.2%
5Jefferson County, Florida$140,4839.6%64.8%
6Highlands County, Florida$76,7715.3%70.1%
7Gilchrist County, Florida$76,2125.2%75.3%
8Manatee County, Florida$76,2125.2%80.5%
9DeSoto County, Florida$51,4483.5%84.1%
10Jackson County, Florida$50,6383.5%87.5%
11Alachua County, Florida$41,2232.8%90.4%
12Sumter County, Florida$25,9981.8%92.1%
13Putnam County, Florida$25,9651.8%93.9%
14Pasco County, Florida$25,9621.8%95.7%
15Madison County, Florida$25,9391.8%97.5%
16Citrus County, Florida$25,4041.7%99.2%
17Polk County, Florida$10,8100.7%100.0%
18Nassau County, Florida$5660.0%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.


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