Total Counter Cyclical Payments in Maine totaled $2.2 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Maine Receiving Total Counter Cyclical Payments payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Total Counter Cyclical Payments
Pct of
1Penobscot County, Maine$475,83621.4%21.4%
2Somerset County, Maine$451,37420.3%41.8%
3Aroostook County, Maine$353,83715.9%57.7%
4Kennebec County, Maine$230,49910.4%68.1%
5Waldo County, Maine$160,1017.2%75.3%
6Androscoggin County, Maine$155,9637.0%82.4%
7Oxford County, Maine$99,5074.5%86.9%
8Piscataquis County, Maine$98,4714.4%91.3%
9Franklin County, Maine$75,7033.4%94.7%
10York County, Maine$45,1002.0%96.7%
11Cumberland County, Maine$43,4592.0%98.7%
12Lincoln County, Maine$16,1100.7%99.4%
13Knox County, Maine$6,0360.3%99.7%
14Sagadahoc County, Maine$5,6830.3%100.0%
15Hancock County, Maine$1,0710.0%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 October 31, 2019.


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