Oat Subsidies in Maine totaled $5.3 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Maine Receiving oat subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Oat Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Aroostook County, Maine$5,104,13397.1%97.1%
2Penobscot County, Maine$80,7191.5%98.6%
3Oxford County, Maine$19,7940.4%99.0%
4Piscataquis County, Maine$19,1190.4%99.4%
5Franklin County, Maine$13,1360.2%99.6%
6Somerset County, Maine$11,8000.2%99.8%
7Kennebec County, Maine$3,4270.1%99.9%
8Waldo County, Maine$2,5470.0%100.0%
9Hancock County, Maine$9520.0%100.0%
10Cumberland County, Maine$6620.0%100.0%
11York County, Maine$3700.0%100.0%
12Washington County, Maine$2210.0%100.0%
13Androscoggin County, Maine$1350.0%100.0%
14Lincoln County, Maine$1340.0%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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