Commodity subsidies in Massachusetts totaled $838,168 in 2017

Counties in Massachusetts Receiving Commodity Payments, 2017

Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Worcester County, Massachusetts$183,70721.9%21.9%
2Berkshire County, Massachusetts$157,26718.8%40.7%
3Franklin County, Massachusetts$132,50415.8%56.5%
4Hampshire County, Massachusetts$119,58514.3%70.8%
5Bristol County, Massachusetts$99,03711.8%82.6%
6Plymouth County, Massachusetts$71,4388.5%91.1%
7Hampden County, Massachusetts$28,2153.4%94.5%
8Middlesex County, Massachusetts$24,6892.9%97.4%
9Essex County, Massachusetts$14,2951.7%99.1%
10Norfolk County, Massachusetts$6,0430.7%99.8%
11Suffolk County, Massachusetts$7500.1%99.9%
12Barnstable County, Massachusetts$6380.1%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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