Sunflower Subsidies in Georgia totaled $236,578 from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Georgia Receiving sunflower subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Sunflower Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Laurens County, Georgia$22,3629.5%9.5%
2Seminole County, Georgia$20,4158.6%18.1%
3Jefferson County, Georgia$18,2087.7%25.8%
4Gordon County, Georgia$11,7765.0%30.8%
5Dooly County, Georgia$11,1474.7%35.5%
6Bartow County, Georgia$10,6034.5%39.9%
7Peach County, Georgia$10,3144.4%44.3%
8Jenkins County, Georgia$9,4484.0%48.3%
9Wilcox County, Georgia$8,9953.8%52.1%
10Burke County, Georgia$7,8643.3%55.4%
11Wheeler County, Georgia$7,5403.2%58.6%
12Crisp County, Georgia$7,3623.1%61.7%
13Hart County, Georgia$6,1312.6%64.3%
14Screven County, Georgia$6,1232.6%66.9%
15Terrell County, Georgia$5,5012.3%69.2%
16Lee County, Georgia$4,5811.9%71.2%
17Dodge County, Georgia$4,1561.8%72.9%
18Washington County, Georgia$4,0531.7%74.6%
19Houston County, Georgia$3,9871.7%76.3%
20Decatur County, Georgia$3,9761.7%78.0%
21Bulloch County, Georgia$3,8761.6%79.6%
22Macon County, Georgia$3,5141.5%81.1%
23Coffee County, Georgia$3,1171.3%82.4%
24Atkinson County, Georgia$3,0201.3%83.7%
25Candler County, Georgia$2,9241.2%85.0%
26Sumter County, Georgia$2,4821.0%86.0%
27Emanuel County, Georgia$2,4601.0%87.0%
28Montgomery County, Georgia$2,4401.0%88.1%
29Pulaski County, Georgia$2,2290.9%89.0%
30Telfair County, Georgia$2,2260.9%90.0%
31Marion County, Georgia$1,7280.7%90.7%
32Franklin County, Georgia$1,6430.7%91.4%
33Polk County, Georgia$1,6380.7%92.1%
34Baker County, Georgia$1,4470.6%92.7%
35Bleckley County, Georgia$1,3920.6%93.3%
36Tattnall County, Georgia$1,3180.6%93.8%
37Johnson County, Georgia$1,2810.5%94.4%
38Floyd County, Georgia$1,2810.5%94.9%
39Worth County, Georgia$1,2110.5%95.4%
40Wilkinson County, Georgia$1,1190.5%95.9%
41Turner County, Georgia$1,0090.4%96.3%
42Tift County, Georgia$9700.4%96.7%
43Murray County, Georgia$8010.3%97.1%
44Irwin County, Georgia$7140.3%97.4%
45Effingham County, Georgia$6620.3%97.7%
46Treutlen County, Georgia$5920.3%97.9%
47Warren County, Georgia$5740.2%98.2%
48Jeff Davis County, Georgia$4210.2%98.3%
49Evans County, Georgia$3550.2%98.5%
50Catoosa County, Georgia$3480.1%98.6%
51Grady County, Georgia$3250.1%98.8%
52Webster County, Georgia$3160.1%98.9%
53Early County, Georgia$2440.1%99.0%
54Pierce County, Georgia$2240.1%99.1%
55Ben Hill County, Georgia$2070.1%99.2%
56Glascock County, Georgia$1990.1%99.3%
57Mitchell County, Georgia$1950.1%99.4%
58Stewart County, Georgia$1930.1%99.4%
59Calhoun County, Georgia$1890.1%99.5%
60Appling County, Georgia$1860.1%99.6%
61Dougherty County, Georgia$1440.1%99.7%
62Lanier County, Georgia$1440.1%99.7%
63Walker County, Georgia$1150.0%99.8%
64Colquitt County, Georgia$770.0%99.8%
65Bryan County, Georgia$700.0%99.8%
66Clinch County, Georgia$650.0%99.9%
67Lamar County, Georgia$640.0%99.9%
68Berrien County, Georgia$540.0%99.9%
69Liberty County, Georgia$420.0%99.9%
70Butts County, Georgia$380.0%99.9%
71Twiggs County, Georgia$350.0%99.9%
72Oconee County, Georgia$320.0%100.0%
73Thomas County, Georgia$310.0%100.0%
74Ware County, Georgia$300.0%100.0%
75Toombs County, Georgia$260.0%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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