Livestock Subsidies in Polk County, Iowa totaled $332,923 from 1995-2020‡.

Programs included in livestock subsidies

Program Total Payments
Livestock Forage Disaster Program$179,907
Small Hog Operation$106,188
Livestock Emergency Assistance Program$20,637
Market Facilitation Program - Dairy and Hogs$10,956
Market Facilitation Program - Hogs$8,200
Livestock Indemnity Payments$4,743
Livestock Compensation Program$2,292

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.


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