Wheat Subsidies in Iowa totaled $135,432 in 2019

Counties in Iowa Receiving wheat subsidies, 2019

Rank County Wheat Subsidies
Pct of
1Appanoose County, Iowa$71,55952.8%52.8%
2Des Moines County, Iowa$16,40312.1%64.9%
3Davis County, Iowa$13,64510.1%75.0%
4Van Buren County, Iowa$8,0936.0%81.0%
5Lee County, Iowa$6,8395.0%86.0%
6Lucas County, Iowa$5,5524.1%90.1%
7Union County, Iowa$3,7132.7%92.9%
8Crawford County, Iowa$3,1142.3%95.2%
9Sioux County, Iowa$1,8701.4%96.6%
10Henry County, Iowa$1,7111.3%97.8%
11Jefferson County, Iowa$1,4161.0%98.9%
12Washington County, Iowa$7410.5%99.4%
13Muscatine County, Iowa$3930.3%99.7%
14Louisa County, Iowa$2610.2%99.9%
15Decatur County, Iowa$1220.1%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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