Oat Subsidies in Maryland totaled $269,341 from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Maryland Receiving oat subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Oat Subsidies
Pct of
1Garrett County, Maryland$99,72137.0%37.0%
2Frederick County, Maryland$57,31521.3%58.3%
3Carroll County, Maryland$17,6596.6%64.9%
4Queen Anne's County, Maryland$15,2625.7%70.5%
5Washington County, Maryland$12,7794.7%75.3%
6Baltimore County, Maryland$11,7814.4%79.6%
7Saint Mary's County, Maryland$11,1654.1%83.8%
8Charles County, Maryland$8,2473.1%86.9%
9Allegany County, Maryland$7,6492.8%89.7%
10Montgomery County, Maryland$7,5852.8%92.5%
11Caroline County, Maryland$4,7181.8%94.3%
12Kent County, Maryland$4,1631.5%95.8%
13Talbot County, Maryland$2,4170.9%96.7%
14Cecil County, Maryland$2,3800.9%97.6%
15Harford County, Maryland$2,3690.9%98.5%
16Howard County, Maryland$2,0610.8%99.2%
17Calvert County, Maryland$5560.2%99.4%
18Wicomico County, Maryland$5060.2%99.6%
19Somerset County, Maryland$5060.2%99.8%
20Worcester County, Maryland$2720.1%99.9%
21Anne Arundel County, Maryland$1540.1%100.0%
22Dorchester County, Maryland$390.0%100.0%
23Prince George's County, Maryland$350.0%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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