Rice Subsidies in Illinois totaled $1.8 million from 1995-2019‡.

USDA has not provided recipient detail for rice cooperatives.

Counties in Illinois Receiving rice subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Rice Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Alexander County, Illinois$1,673,85493.1%93.1%
2Union County, Illinois$114,1616.4%99.5%
3Williamson County, Illinois$8,5060.5%100.0%
4Randolph County, Illinois$7530.0%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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