Total Market Facilitation Program payments in Massachusetts totaled $2.4 million from 2018-2019‡.

Counties in Massachusetts Receiving Total Market Facilitation Program payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Total Market Facilitation Program
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Plymouth County, Massachusetts$1,417,64659.2%59.2%
2Bristol County, Massachusetts$213,4818.9%68.1%
3Berkshire County, Massachusetts$154,7836.5%74.6%
4Barnstable County, Massachusetts$130,2705.4%80.0%
5Worcester County, Massachusetts$127,5875.3%85.3%
6Franklin County, Massachusetts$116,0794.8%90.2%
7Hampshire County, Massachusetts$88,3573.7%93.9%
8Middlesex County, Massachusetts$73,7463.1%96.9%
9Hampden County, Massachusetts$51,4972.2%99.1%
10Essex County, Massachusetts$21,5460.9%100.0%
11Norfolk County, Massachusetts$1200.0%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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