Commodity subsidies in Maine totaled $1.9 million in 2017

Counties in Maine Receiving Commodity Payments, 2017

Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Penobscot County, Maine$414,80222.3%22.3%
2Aroostook County, Maine$367,94919.8%42.1%
3Somerset County, Maine$348,35018.7%60.9%
4Kennebec County, Maine$164,0108.8%69.7%
5Androscoggin County, Maine$158,2808.5%78.2%
6Waldo County, Maine$97,1865.2%83.5%
7Oxford County, Maine$78,9304.2%87.7%
8Franklin County, Maine$72,6553.9%91.6%
9York County, Maine$63,0583.4%95.0%
10Piscataquis County, Maine$53,0872.9%97.9%
11Cumberland County, Maine$26,9571.5%99.3%
12Sagadahoc County, Maine$5,4850.3%99.6%
13Lincoln County, Maine$5,0620.3%99.9%
14Knox County, Maine$2,2370.1%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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