Total Agricultural Risk Coverage payments in Massachusetts totaled $2.7 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Massachusetts Receiving Total Agricultural Risk Coverage payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Total Agricultural Risk Coverage
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Worcester County, Massachusetts$604,11822.0%22.0%
2Berkshire County, Massachusetts$496,40618.1%40.1%
3Franklin County, Massachusetts$390,92914.3%54.4%
4Bristol County, Massachusetts$386,87414.1%68.5%
5Hampshire County, Massachusetts$374,83813.7%82.2%
6Plymouth County, Massachusetts$257,7629.4%91.6%
7Hampden County, Massachusetts$106,1883.9%95.5%
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 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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