Flax Subsidies in Illinois totaled $6,029 from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Illinois Receiving flax subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Flax Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Mercer County, Illinois$3,41656.7%56.7%
2DeKalb County, Illinois$1,76629.3%86.0%
3Peoria County, Illinois$2404.0%89.9%
4Stark County, Illinois$2404.0%93.9%
5Woodford County, Illinois$2333.9%97.8%
6Coles County, Illinois$721.2%99.0%
7Bureau County, Illinois$621.0%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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