Commodity subsidies in Hawaii totaled $2.6 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Hawaii Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Hawaii County, Hawaii$1,740,93967.7%67.7%
2Honolulu County, Hawaii$646,13025.1%92.9%
3Maui County, Hawaii$99,2403.9%96.7%
4Kauai County, Hawaii$84,5733.3%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 October 31, 2019.

 

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