Soybean Subsidies in Benton County, Iowa totaled $100 million from 1995-2019‡.
Congressional Districts in Benton County, Iowa Receiving soybean subsidies, 1995-2019‡
|1||4th District of Iowa (Rep. Steve King)||$2,192,825,894||35.6%||35.6%|
|2||1st District of Iowa (Rep. Abby Finkenauer)||$755,999,537||12.3%||47.9%|
|3||2nd District of Iowa (Rep. David Loebsack)||$638,595,452||10.4%||58.3%|
|4||3rd District of Iowa (Rep. Cynthia Axne)||$502,184,993||8.2%||66.5%|
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.
‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.