Cotton Subsidies in Louisiana totaled $11.6 million in 2019

Counties in Louisiana Receiving cotton subsidies, 2019

Rank County Cotton Subsidies
Pct of
1Catahoula Parish, Louisiana$1,911,57716.5%16.5%
2Tensas Parish, Louisiana$1,603,22313.9%30.4%
3Richland Parish, Louisiana$1,558,03513.5%43.9%
4Madison Parish, Louisiana$1,502,83013.0%56.8%
5Franklin Parish, Louisiana$1,024,2448.9%65.7%
6Concordia Parish, Louisiana$529,9854.6%70.3%
7East Carroll Parish, Louisiana$525,6084.5%74.8%
8Morehouse Parish, Louisiana$470,7694.1%78.9%
9Caddo Parish, Louisiana$438,2573.8%82.7%
10Rapides Parish, Louisiana$436,0843.8%86.5%
11West Carroll Parish, Louisiana$431,0763.7%90.2%
12Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana$272,2482.4%92.5%
13Ouachita Parish, Louisiana$239,1612.1%94.6%
14Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana$170,3761.5%96.1%
15Grant Parish, Louisiana$164,1591.4%97.5%
16Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana$121,3091.0%98.5%
17Caldwell Parish, Louisiana$77,8140.7%99.2%
18Bossier Parish, Louisiana$49,4060.4%99.6%
19Red River Parish, Louisiana$40,9850.4%100.0%
20Evangeline Parish, Louisiana$740.0%100.0%

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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