Soybean Subsidies in Benton County, Iowa totaled $12.3 million in 2018

Congressional Districts in Benton County, Iowa Receiving soybean subsidies, 2018

Rank District Soybean Subsidies
Pct of
14th District of Iowa (Rep. Steve King)$297,019,03440.6%40.6%
21st District of Iowa (Rep. Abby Finkenauer)$114,774,29815.7%56.4%
32nd District of Iowa (Rep. David Loebsack)$106,038,90114.5%70.9%
43rd District of Iowa (Rep. Cynthia Axne)$53,415,4077.3%78.2%

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.


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