Wheat Subsidies in Maryland totaled $4.6 million in 2018

Counties in Maryland Receiving wheat subsidies, 2018

Rank County Wheat Subsidies
Pct of
1Talbot County, Maryland$695,98415.1%15.1%
2Kent County, Maryland$658,37514.3%29.4%
3Caroline County, Maryland$622,50713.5%42.9%
4Queen Anne's County, Maryland$603,26213.1%56.1%
5Dorchester County, Maryland$286,4926.2%62.3%
6Frederick County, Maryland$269,1625.8%68.1%
7Worcester County, Maryland$268,4125.8%74.0%
8Somerset County, Maryland$224,9114.9%78.8%
9Washington County, Maryland$167,7903.6%82.5%
10Saint Mary's County, Maryland$150,4593.3%85.8%
11Cecil County, Maryland$134,4522.9%88.7%
12Montgomery County, Maryland$122,0382.7%91.3%
13Baltimore County, Maryland$114,8032.5%93.8%
14Carroll County, Maryland$81,0911.8%95.6%
15Charles County, Maryland$71,3341.5%97.1%
16Harford County, Maryland$58,2511.3%98.4%
17Wicomico County, Maryland$37,8830.8%99.2%
18Howard County, Maryland$20,9790.5%99.7%
19Calvert County, Maryland$7,5710.2%99.8%
20Anne Arundel County, Maryland$5,1500.1%100.0%
21Prince George's County, Maryland$1,4620.0%100.0%
22Garrett County, Maryland$7310.0%100.0%
23Allegany County, Maryland$500.0%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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