Corn Subsidies in Massachusetts totaled $20.9 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Massachusetts Receiving corn subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Corn Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Worcester County, Massachusetts$4,218,16620.1%20.1%
2Hampshire County, Massachusetts$3,584,00017.1%37.2%
3Franklin County, Massachusetts$3,223,31515.4%52.6%
4Berkshire County, Massachusetts$3,120,26314.9%67.5%
5Bristol County, Massachusetts$3,089,48914.7%82.3%
6Plymouth County, Massachusetts$1,285,4046.1%88.4%
7Hampden County, Massachusetts$1,143,8935.5%93.9%
8Middlesex County, Massachusetts$557,5432.7%96.5%
9Essex County, Massachusetts$544,3302.6%99.1%
10Norfolk County, Massachusetts$106,0010.5%99.6%
11Dukes County, Massachusetts$72,1550.3%100.0%
12Barnstable County, Massachusetts$2,0690.0%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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