Tobacco Subsidies in Ballard County, Kentucky totaled $3.2 million from 1995-2019‡.

Programs included in tobacco subsidies

Program Total Payments
Tobacco Transition Payment - Burley, Producer$1,798,456
Tobacco Loss Assistance - Burley$1,206,126
Tobacco Payment Program - Burley$72,379
Tobacco Transition Payment - Fire Cured, Producer$69,792
Tobacco Loss Assistance - Fire-cured$3,958
Tobacco Payment Program - Fire Cured$1,684
Tobacco Loss Assistance - Dark Air Cured$16
Tobacco Payment Program - Dark Air Cured$7
Tobacco Transition Payment - Burley, Quota$3
Tobacco Transition Payment - Fire Cured, Quota$1

‡ 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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