Sorghum Subsidies in Ford County, Kansas totaled $83.1 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 73 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%22%28$11,699,555$417,841
Top 2%33%56$17,907,056$319,769
Top 3%42%84$22,818,991$271,655
Top 4%49%112$26,768,348$239,003
Top 5%55%141$29,891,047$211,993
Top 6%60%169$32,499,717$192,306
Top 7%64%197$34,749,007$176,391
Top 8%67%225$36,681,587$163,029
Top 9%71%254$38,388,881$151,137
Top 10%73%282$39,821,304$141,210
Top 11%75%310$41,081,950$132,522
Top 12%78%338$42,190,817$124,825
Top 13%79%366$43,166,748$117,942
Top 14%81%395$44,054,230$111,530
Top 15%82%423$44,810,667$105,935
Top 16%84%451$45,504,111$100,896
Top 17%85%479$46,131,563$96,308
Top 18%86%508$46,720,071$91,969
Top 19%87%536$47,235,928$88,127
Top 20%88%564$47,701,756$84,578
Remaining 80% of recips.12%2,259$6,722,436$2,976

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

 

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