Total Agricultural Risk Coverage payments in Massachusetts totaled $2.7 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Massachusetts Receiving Total Agricultural Risk Coverage payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Total Agricultural Risk Coverage
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Worcester County, Massachusetts$604,02822.1%22.1%
2Berkshire County, Massachusetts$495,73318.1%40.2%
3Franklin County, Massachusetts$390,92914.3%54.5%
4Bristol County, Massachusetts$383,06714.0%68.5%
5Hampshire County, Massachusetts$374,33013.7%82.2%
6Plymouth County, Massachusetts$257,7629.4%91.6%
7Hampden County, Massachusetts$105,9323.9%95.4%
8Middlesex County, Massachusetts$65,8132.4%97.9%
9Essex County, Massachusetts$38,1381.4%99.2%
10Norfolk County, Massachusetts$20,6060.8%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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