Oat Subsidies in Massachusetts totaled $14,231 from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Massachusetts Receiving oat subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Oat Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Hampshire County, Massachusetts$5,17736.4%36.4%
2Berkshire County, Massachusetts$4,22929.7%66.1%
3Worcester County, Massachusetts$2,64918.6%84.7%
4Dukes County, Massachusetts$1,2899.1%93.8%
5Plymouth County, Massachusetts$2892.0%95.8%
6Essex County, Massachusetts$2731.9%97.7%
7Bristol County, Massachusetts$1371.0%98.7%
8Hampden County, Massachusetts$1120.8%99.5%
9Middlesex County, Massachusetts$760.5%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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