Dairy Program Subsidies in Massachusetts totaled $21.3 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Massachusetts Receiving dairy program subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Dairy Program Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Franklin County, Massachusetts$4,968,00923.4%23.4%
2Worcester County, Massachusetts$4,031,08119.0%42.3%
3Berkshire County, Massachusetts$3,471,65716.3%58.6%
4Bristol County, Massachusetts$2,921,79813.7%72.4%
5Hampshire County, Massachusetts$2,441,69811.5%83.9%
6Hampden County, Massachusetts$1,146,7225.4%89.2%
7Middlesex County, Massachusetts$984,5904.6%93.9%
8Essex County, Massachusetts$828,2913.9%97.8%
9Plymouth County, Massachusetts$410,7211.9%99.7%
10Norfolk County, Massachusetts$63,2580.3%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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