Sorghum Subsidies in Iowa totaled $3.1 million from 1995-2017.

Congressional Districts in Iowa Receiving sorghum subsidies, 1995-2017

Rank District Sorghum Subsidies
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
13rd District of Iowa (Rep. David Young)$1,079,88435.2%35.2%
22nd District of Iowa (Rep. David Loebsack)$977,48831.9%67.2%
34th District of Iowa (Rep. Steve King)$574,10218.7%85.9%
41st District of Iowa (Rep. Rod Blum)$344,62711.2%97.1%

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.

 

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