Livestock Subsidies in Massachusetts totaled $2.1 million in 2019

Counties in Massachusetts Receiving livestock subsidies, 2019

Rank County Livestock Subsidies
2019
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Middlesex County, Massachusetts$1,713,96380.6%80.6%
2Hampden County, Massachusetts$108,3515.1%85.7%
3Berkshire County, Massachusetts$76,4653.6%89.3%
4Franklin County, Massachusetts$62,4882.9%92.3%
5Worcester County, Massachusetts$58,3002.7%95.0%
6Bristol County, Massachusetts$48,9182.3%97.3%
7Hampshire County, Massachusetts$36,9371.7%99.1%
8Essex County, Massachusetts$9,0800.4%99.5%
9Norfolk County, Massachusetts$3,9850.2%99.7%
10Plymouth County, Massachusetts$3,9240.2%99.9%
11Dukes County, Massachusetts$3,1420.1%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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