Wheat Subsidies in Idaho totaled $1.6 billion from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Idaho Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Wheat Subsidies
Pct of
12nd District of Idaho (Rep. Michael Simpson)$899,331,93156.5%56.5%
21st District of Idaho (Rep. Russ Fulcher)$465,226,49529.2%85.7%

NOTE: Not all recipients were able to be placed into Congressional Districts so the District total may not total 100%. Nationally 96% of all program monies were designated into a Congressional District

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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