Rice Subsidies in Illinois totaled $2.1 million from 1995-2020‡.

USDA has not provided recipient detail for rice cooperatives.

Counties in Illinois Receiving rice subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Rice Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Alexander County, Illinois$1,974,07792.4%92.4%
2Union County, Illinois$154,2197.2%99.6%
3Williamson County, Illinois$8,5060.4%100.0%
4Randolph County, Illinois$7530.0%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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