Wheat Subsidies in Kentucky totaled $409 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Kentucky Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Wheat Subsidies
Pct of
11st District of Kenucky (Rep. James Comer)$222,177,13254.3%54.3%
22nd District of Kenucky (Rep. Brett Guthrie)$47,364,03811.6%65.9%
34th District of Kenucky (Rep. Thomas Massie)$8,319,6512.0%67.9%
46th District of Kenucky (Rep. Andy Barr)$4,969,0971.2%69.1%
55th District of Kenucky (Rep. Harold Rogers)$3,150,8100.8%69.9%
63rd District of Kenucky (Rep. John Yarmuth)$416,5810.1%70.0%

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


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