Cotton Subsidies in Georgia totaled $3.5 billion from 1995-2019‡.

Programs included in cotton subsidies

Program Total Payments
Counter Cyclical Payment - Cotton$714,286,146
Direct Payment - Upland Cotton$650,832,122
Loan Deficiency - Upland Cotton$569,240,147
Production Flexibility - Upland Cotton$282,139,817
Market Loss Assistance - Upland Cotton$145,953,668
Market Gains - Upland Cotton$101,244,184
Commodity Certificates - Cotton$76,478,669
Cotton Ginning Cost Share Payment$75,752,144
Market Facilitation Program - Cotton$53,421,028
Cotton Transistion Assistance Program$48,910,487
Advance Deficiency - Upland Cotton$2,334,801
Storage Forgiven - Upland Cotton$2,273,984
Commodity Certificates - Coop Cotton$889,200
Market Gains - Upland Cotton Seed$1,485
Mkt. Loss Asst. Refund - Upland Cotton$-36
Loan Def. Refund - Upland Cotton$-1,773
Denied Market Gain - Upland Cotton$-2,636
Prod. Flex. Refund - Upland Cotton$-13,494
Loan Def. Refund - Cotton$-99,880
Loan Def. Refund - Cotton$-159,833
Deficiency - Upcotton$-6,239,481

‡ 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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