Sorghum Subsidies in the United States totaled $9.0 billion from 1995-2019‡.

Programs included in sorghum subsidies

Program Total Payments
1995-2019‡
Direct Payment - Sorghum$2,027,546,688
Production Flexibility - Sorghum$1,734,952,464
Market Loss Assistance - Sorghum$929,335,255
Price Loss Coverage - Sorghum$768,485,936
Loan Deficiency - Sorghum$570,118,725
Counter Cyclical Payment - Sorghum$314,707,543
Market Facilitation Program - Sorghum$236,848,180
Agricultural Risk Coverage County - Sorghum$185,150,675
Deficiency - Sorghum$94,292,227
Advance Deficiency - Sorghum$83,908,953
ACRE Direct Payments - Sorghum$60,965,399
ACRE Revenue Support - Sorghum$15,392,620
Market Gains - Sorghum$14,781,507
Commodity Certificates - Sorghum$2,832,264
Agricultural Risk Coverage Individual - Sorghum$384,934
Warehouse Storage - Sorghum$334,151
Farm Storage - Sorghum$250,094
Diversion - Sorghum$-211
Loan Def. Refund - Sorghum$-811
Direct Payment Violation - Sorghum$-1,417
Mkt. Loss Asst. Refund - Sorghum$-3,840
Loan Def. Refund - Sorghum$-16,247
Prod. Flex. Refund - Sorghum$-80,817
Loan Def. Refund - Sorghum$-499,107

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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