Wheat Subsidies in Maryland totaled $111 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Maryland Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Wheat Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Queen Anne's County, Maryland$17,486,76915.7%15.7%
2Caroline County, Maryland$14,082,54312.6%28.3%
3Talbot County, Maryland$13,085,99111.7%40.1%
4Kent County, Maryland$11,528,96310.3%50.4%
5Dorchester County, Maryland$10,993,7819.9%60.3%
6Frederick County, Maryland$7,739,9086.9%67.2%
7Worcester County, Maryland$4,817,2144.3%71.5%
8Somerset County, Maryland$4,287,4883.8%75.4%
9Carroll County, Maryland$3,969,6063.6%78.9%
10Cecil County, Maryland$3,846,5623.5%82.4%
11Montgomery County, Maryland$3,795,7053.4%85.8%
12Wicomico County, Maryland$3,213,7612.9%88.7%
13Saint Mary's County, Maryland$3,046,1662.7%91.4%
14Washington County, Maryland$2,675,9292.4%93.8%
15Charles County, Maryland$1,770,0541.6%95.4%
16Baltimore County, Maryland$1,764,9331.6%97.0%
17Harford County, Maryland$1,320,9221.2%98.2%
18Howard County, Maryland$699,3780.6%98.8%
19Calvert County, Maryland$569,9670.5%99.3%
20Anne Arundel County, Maryland$411,9560.4%99.7%
21Prince George's County, Maryland$314,1800.3%100.0%
22Allegany County, Maryland$40,0580.0%100.0%
23Garrett County, Maryland$10,4230.0%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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