Sorghum Subsidies in Louisiana totaled $118 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Louisiana Receiving sorghum subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Sorghum Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Catahoula Parish, Louisiana$25,337,06421.5%21.5%
2Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana$14,408,85112.2%33.7%
3Concordia Parish, Louisiana$13,196,86011.2%44.9%
4Morehouse Parish, Louisiana$6,881,2025.8%50.7%
5Saint Landry Parish, Louisiana$5,385,6254.6%55.2%
6Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana$5,310,3414.5%59.7%
7Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana$4,927,6684.2%63.9%
8Tensas Parish, Louisiana$4,907,5754.2%68.1%
9Madison Parish, Louisiana$4,074,6193.5%71.5%
10Rapides Parish, Louisiana$3,793,4793.2%74.7%
11Richland Parish, Louisiana$3,707,3803.1%77.9%
12Jefferson Davis, Louisiana$3,539,3833.0%80.9%
13East Carroll Parish, Louisiana$3,480,4702.9%83.8%
14West Carroll Parish, Louisiana$2,828,4652.4%86.2%
15Franklin Parish, Louisiana$2,769,2972.3%88.6%
16Red River Parish, Louisiana$1,815,8941.5%90.1%
17Ouachita Parish, Louisiana$1,674,7051.4%91.5%
18Evangeline Parish, Louisiana$1,668,1371.4%93.0%
19Bossier Parish, Louisiana$1,250,8441.1%94.0%
20Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana$1,035,3980.9%94.9%
21Caddo Parish, Louisiana$970,4180.8%95.7%
22Grant Parish, Louisiana$895,7900.8%96.5%
23Acadia Parish, Louisiana$875,9900.7%97.2%
24Cameron Parish, Louisiana$604,2670.5%97.7%
25Vermilion Parish, Louisiana$469,0050.4%98.1%
26Allen Parish, Louisiana$374,2300.3%98.4%
27Lafayette Parish, Louisiana$322,0060.3%98.7%
28Beauregard Parish, Louisiana$307,5680.3%99.0%
29Caldwell Parish, Louisiana$273,2270.2%99.2%
30Iberia Parish, Louisiana$131,7280.1%99.3%
31De Soto Parish, Louisiana$131,4070.1%99.4%
32Claiborne Parish, Louisiana$94,6940.1%99.5%
33Saint Martin Parish, Louisiana$89,1700.1%99.6%
34Saint Tammany Parish, Louisiana$86,5560.1%99.7%
35West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana$67,9950.1%99.7%
36East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana$58,0110.0%99.8%
37Webster Parish, Louisiana$57,6370.0%99.8%
38La Salle Parish, Louisiana$55,5710.0%99.9%
39Iberville Parish, Louisiana$54,9330.0%99.9%
40West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana$22,8770.0%99.9%
41Washington Parish, Louisiana$21,5160.0%99.9%
42Saint Helena Parish, Louisiana$19,6140.0%100.0%
43Winn Parish, Louisiana$12,9370.0%100.0%
44Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana$8,5710.0%100.0%
45Vernon Parish, Louisiana$7,0930.0%100.0%
46Bienville Parish, Louisiana$6,3130.0%100.0%
47Saint John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana$5,8780.0%100.0%
48East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana$5,0660.0%100.0%
49Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana$2,6060.0%100.0%
50Ascension Parish, Louisiana$9100.0%100.0%
51Saint James Parish, Louisiana$2760.0%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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