Livestock Subsidies in Louisiana totaled $132 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Louisiana Receiving livestock subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Livestock Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Cameron Parish, Louisiana$11,136,0928.5%8.5%
2Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana$10,757,9138.2%16.6%
3Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana$6,551,0815.0%21.6%
4Vermilion Parish, Louisiana$5,610,7394.3%25.9%
5Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana$5,522,4624.2%30.1%
6De Soto Parish, Louisiana$4,929,0803.7%33.8%
7Richland Parish, Louisiana$4,927,6943.7%37.6%
8Franklin Parish, Louisiana$4,494,7353.4%41.0%
9Union Parish, Louisiana$4,443,7133.4%44.4%
10Red River Parish, Louisiana$4,296,8213.3%47.6%
11Rapides Parish, Louisiana$4,286,9633.3%50.9%
12Bossier Parish, Louisiana$3,920,6023.0%53.9%
13Washington Parish, Louisiana$3,908,7473.0%56.8%
14West Carroll Parish, Louisiana$3,705,8272.8%59.6%
15Caddo Parish, Louisiana$3,588,1312.7%62.4%
16Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana$3,481,7072.6%65.0%
17Sabine Parish, Louisiana$3,173,9822.4%67.4%
18Saint Landry Parish, Louisiana$3,097,1932.4%69.8%
19Morehouse Parish, Louisiana$2,356,9291.8%71.6%
20Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana$2,326,5821.8%73.3%
21Claiborne Parish, Louisiana$2,102,3811.6%74.9%
22Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana$1,980,3391.5%76.4%
23Evangeline Parish, Louisiana$1,970,2891.5%77.9%
24Saint Helena Parish, Louisiana$1,926,8281.5%79.4%
25Lincoln Parish, Louisiana$1,908,1691.4%80.8%
26East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana$1,811,3131.4%82.2%
27Beauregard Parish, Louisiana$1,438,5361.1%83.3%
28Vernon Parish, Louisiana$1,382,2841.1%84.4%
29Jefferson Davis, Louisiana$1,350,8981.0%85.4%
30Grant Parish, Louisiana$1,336,9061.0%86.4%
31Webster Parish, Louisiana$1,255,1101.0%87.4%
32East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana$1,246,0980.9%88.3%
33Lafourche Parish, Louisiana$1,196,7090.9%89.2%
34Catahoula Parish, Louisiana$1,114,6140.8%90.1%
35Livingston Parish, Louisiana$1,070,9360.8%90.9%
36Ouachita Parish, Louisiana$1,064,3590.8%91.7%
37Allen Parish, Louisiana$1,007,5650.8%92.4%
38Concordia Parish, Louisiana$930,4450.7%93.2%
39Bienville Parish, Louisiana$862,4590.7%93.8%
40West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana$711,9810.5%94.4%
41Jackson Parish, Louisiana$696,9000.5%94.9%
42Winn Parish, Louisiana$684,3640.5%95.4%
43Caldwell Parish, Louisiana$642,7420.5%95.9%
44Iberville Parish, Louisiana$537,8710.4%96.3%
45Ascension Parish, Louisiana$531,5220.4%96.7%
46Acadia Parish, Louisiana$479,3550.4%97.1%
47Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana$473,2290.4%97.4%
48Saint Bernard Parish, Louisiana$434,0570.3%97.8%
49La Salle Parish, Louisiana$430,7440.3%98.1%
50Lafayette Parish, Louisiana$418,0020.3%98.4%
51Madison Parish, Louisiana$292,6570.2%98.6%
52Saint Martin Parish, Louisiana$288,3700.2%98.8%
53Saint Tammany Parish, Louisiana$286,9530.2%99.1%
54Saint Charles Parish, Louisiana$267,1440.2%99.3%
55East Carroll Parish, Louisiana$233,8900.2%99.4%
56Iberia Parish, Louisiana$188,5590.1%99.6%
57West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana$145,6710.1%99.7%
58Tensas Parish, Louisiana$144,6360.1%99.8%
59Jefferson Parish, Louisiana$122,5560.1%99.9%
60Saint Mary Parish, Louisiana$78,4720.1%100.0%
61Saint James Parish, Louisiana$26,8230.0%100.0%
62Saint John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana$17,1800.0%100.0%
63Assumption Parish, Louisiana$13,1720.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ 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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