Rice Subsidies in Louisiana totaled $6.4 million in 2019

USDA has not provided recipient detail for rice cooperatives.

Counties in Louisiana Receiving rice subsidies, 2019

Rank County Rice Subsidies
2019
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Morehouse Parish, Louisiana$1,281,22219.9%19.9%
2Jefferson Davis, Louisiana$824,61712.8%32.7%
3Acadia Parish, Louisiana$569,0428.8%41.5%
4Vermilion Parish, Louisiana$524,2798.1%49.6%
5Richland Parish, Louisiana$474,2587.4%57.0%
6Evangeline Parish, Louisiana$409,1206.3%63.3%
7Saint Landry Parish, Louisiana$277,0954.3%67.6%
8Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana$242,8233.8%71.4%
9Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana$229,3733.6%75.0%
10Cameron Parish, Louisiana$207,5293.2%78.2%
11Allen Parish, Louisiana$186,9932.9%81.1%
12Caldwell Parish, Louisiana$162,4852.5%83.6%
13Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana$152,5382.4%86.0%
14Tensas Parish, Louisiana$150,8132.3%88.3%
15Madison Parish, Louisiana$146,5242.3%90.6%
16Concordia Parish, Louisiana$136,4312.1%92.7%
17Rapides Parish, Louisiana$116,5011.8%94.5%
18Catahoula Parish, Louisiana$108,2881.7%96.2%
19Franklin Parish, Louisiana$91,0061.4%97.6%
20East Carroll Parish, Louisiana$73,6231.1%98.7%
21Saint Martin Parish, Louisiana$34,5230.5%99.3%
22Ouachita Parish, Louisiana$15,3960.2%99.5%
23Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana$12,7710.2%99.7%
24Lafayette Parish, Louisiana$10,5360.2%99.9%
25West Carroll Parish, Louisiana$6,4340.1%100.0%
26Iberia Parish, Louisiana$2,2400.0%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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