Loan Deficiency Payments in Massachusetts totaled $4.7 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Massachusetts Receiving Loan Deficiency Payments payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Loan Deficiency Payments
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Franklin County, Massachusetts$827,01217.7%17.7%
2Hampshire County, Massachusetts$827,00017.7%35.3%
3Berkshire County, Massachusetts$781,51916.7%52.0%
4Worcester County, Massachusetts$755,20416.1%68.2%
5Bristol County, Massachusetts$751,58416.1%84.2%
6Hampden County, Massachusetts$289,6446.2%90.4%
7Middlesex County, Massachusetts$173,2103.7%94.1%
8Essex County, Massachusetts$145,6843.1%97.2%
9Plymouth County, Massachusetts$112,1142.4%99.6%
10Norfolk County, Massachusetts$18,6060.4%100.0%
11Dukes County, Massachusetts$1280.0%100.0%
12Barnstable County, Massachusetts$1110.0%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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