Wheat Subsidies in Louisiana totaled $1.1 million in 2019

Counties in Louisiana Receiving wheat subsidies, 2019

Rank County Wheat Subsidies
Pct of
1Richland Parish, Louisiana$137,87512.5%12.5%
2Morehouse Parish, Louisiana$136,29112.3%24.8%
3Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana$114,42710.4%35.2%
4Ouachita Parish, Louisiana$113,62410.3%45.5%
5Franklin Parish, Louisiana$90,7198.2%53.7%
6West Carroll Parish, Louisiana$88,4378.0%61.7%
7Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana$67,0676.1%67.8%
8Saint Landry Parish, Louisiana$58,0335.3%73.1%
9Concordia Parish, Louisiana$43,2733.9%77.0%
10Catahoula Parish, Louisiana$39,5453.6%80.6%
11Rapides Parish, Louisiana$37,7613.4%84.0%
12Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana$35,9083.3%87.3%
13Caddo Parish, Louisiana$24,2942.2%89.5%
14Madison Parish, Louisiana$23,7652.2%91.6%
15Bossier Parish, Louisiana$22,0372.0%93.6%
16Tensas Parish, Louisiana$16,6581.5%95.1%
17Grant Parish, Louisiana$12,2761.1%96.2%
18Evangeline Parish, Louisiana$10,9571.0%97.2%
19Iberville Parish, Louisiana$8,5240.8%98.0%
20Red River Parish, Louisiana$5,8030.5%98.5%
21Saint Martin Parish, Louisiana$4,9390.4%99.0%
22Lafayette Parish, Louisiana$3,9100.4%99.3%
23East Carroll Parish, Louisiana$3,5020.3%99.6%
24Caldwell Parish, Louisiana$3,3580.3%99.9%
25West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana$3550.0%100.0%
26Vermilion Parish, Louisiana$3160.0%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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