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

Programs included in tobacco subsidies

Program Total Payments
Tobacco Transition Payment - Burley, Producer$1,030,441
Tobacco Loss Assistance - Burley$959,846
Tobacco Transition Payment - Air Cured, Producer$948,624
Tobacco Loss Assistance - Dark Air Cured$104,713
Tobacco Transition Payment - Fire Cured, Producer$69,130
Tobacco Payment Program - Burley$53,692
Tobacco Payment Program - Dark Air Cured$45,554
Tobacco Loss Assistance - Fire-cured$8,908
Tobacco Payment Program - Fire Cured$3,736
Tobacco Transition Payment - Air Cured, Quota$38
Tobacco Transition Payment - Burley, Quota$32

‡ 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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