Commodity subsidies in Plymouth County, Massachusetts totaled $2.4 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Plymouth County, Massachusetts Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Worcester County, Massachusetts$8,791,17019.4%19.4%
2Franklin County, Massachusetts$8,046,72117.7%37.1%
3Berkshire County, Massachusetts$6,458,53714.2%51.4%
4Hampshire County, Massachusetts$5,830,12612.9%64.2%
5Bristol County, Massachusetts$5,723,93112.6%76.8%
6Essex County, Massachusetts$2,849,0236.3%83.1%
7Plymouth County, Massachusetts$2,374,1955.2%88.3%
8Hampden County, Massachusetts$2,249,5735.0%93.3%
9Middlesex County, Massachusetts$1,882,1614.1%97.4%
10Barnstable County, Massachusetts$612,3771.3%98.8%
11Norfolk County, Massachusetts$414,8870.9%99.7%
12Dukes County, Massachusetts$102,9910.2%99.9%
13Suffolk County, Massachusetts$28,9410.1%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 April 30, 2019.

 

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