Dairy Program Subsidies in Minnesota totaled $484 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Minnesota Receiving dairy program subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Dairy Program Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Stearns County, Minnesota$70,754,17514.6%14.6%
2Winona County, Minnesota$29,207,8796.0%20.7%
3Morrison County, Minnesota$28,199,1965.8%26.5%
4Otter Tail County, Minnesota$24,399,4625.0%31.6%
5Wabasha County, Minnesota$21,025,6574.3%35.9%
6Goodhue County, Minnesota$20,983,4694.3%40.2%
7Todd County, Minnesota$17,587,2033.6%43.9%
8Benton County, Minnesota$12,934,2762.7%46.6%
9Carver County, Minnesota$12,832,6342.7%49.2%
10Fillmore County, Minnesota$12,388,6912.6%51.8%
11Wright County, Minnesota$12,353,7852.6%54.3%
12Houston County, Minnesota$11,812,0872.4%56.8%
13Olmsted County, Minnesota$10,864,1442.2%59.0%
14Brown County, Minnesota$9,083,0581.9%60.9%
15Kandiyohi County, Minnesota$8,675,7621.8%62.7%
16Douglas County, Minnesota$8,376,4771.7%64.4%
17Rice County, Minnesota$8,167,1991.7%66.1%
18McLeod County, Minnesota$8,089,3851.7%67.8%
19Sibley County, Minnesota$7,731,4991.6%69.4%
20Meeker County, Minnesota$7,086,4131.5%70.8%
21Scott County, Minnesota$6,797,8851.4%72.3%
22Pope County, Minnesota$6,580,9681.4%73.6%
23Becker County, Minnesota$6,362,6821.3%74.9%
24Pine County, Minnesota$6,187,0671.3%76.2%
25Steele County, Minnesota$5,372,9121.1%77.3%
26Mower County, Minnesota$5,288,7241.1%78.4%
27Dodge County, Minnesota$5,255,1131.1%79.5%
28Nicollet County, Minnesota$5,092,8091.1%80.6%
29Wadena County, Minnesota$4,970,2671.0%81.6%
30Pipestone County, Minnesota$4,969,4311.0%82.6%
31Dakota County, Minnesota$4,532,3480.9%83.5%
32Nobles County, Minnesota$4,474,9310.9%84.5%
33Mille Lacs County, Minnesota$4,255,3290.9%85.4%
34Murray County, Minnesota$4,054,4990.8%86.2%
35Le Sueur County, Minnesota$3,731,0600.8%87.0%
36Rock County, Minnesota$3,523,8160.7%87.7%
37Renville County, Minnesota$3,174,2640.7%88.3%
38Lincoln County, Minnesota$3,050,5930.6%89.0%
39Swift County, Minnesota$2,628,7970.5%89.5%
40Chisago County, Minnesota$2,553,0610.5%90.1%
41Kanabec County, Minnesota$2,238,3230.5%90.5%
42Waseca County, Minnesota$2,174,1750.4%91.0%
43Redwood County, Minnesota$2,119,0760.4%91.4%
44Hennepin County, Minnesota$2,100,0710.4%91.8%
45Polk County, Minnesota$2,037,8800.4%92.3%
46Roseau County, Minnesota$1,890,4430.4%92.6%
47Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota$1,860,7650.4%93.0%
48Faribault County, Minnesota$1,759,7580.4%93.4%
49Beltrami County, Minnesota$1,748,9710.4%93.8%
50Cottonwood County, Minnesota$1,659,2190.3%94.1%
51Freeborn County, Minnesota$1,557,3060.3%94.4%
52Mahnomen County, Minnesota$1,537,5770.3%94.7%
53Carlton County, Minnesota$1,533,2120.3%95.1%
54Cass County, Minnesota$1,429,6390.3%95.4%
55Lyon County, Minnesota$1,338,6590.3%95.6%
56Crow Wing County, Minnesota$1,329,0820.3%95.9%
57Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota$1,282,2920.3%96.2%
58Saint Louis County, Minnesota$1,269,6500.3%96.4%
59Stevens County, Minnesota$1,222,6540.3%96.7%
60Martin County, Minnesota$1,210,7020.3%96.9%
61Clay County, Minnesota$1,198,0270.2%97.2%
62Red Lake County, Minnesota$1,151,6510.2%97.4%
63Washington County, Minnesota$1,099,8960.2%97.7%
64Norman County, Minnesota$1,011,5850.2%97.9%
65Isanti County, Minnesota$908,8620.2%98.0%
66Grant County, Minnesota$843,5950.2%98.2%
67Watonwan County, Minnesota$805,9590.2%98.4%
68Sherburne County, Minnesota$800,8860.2%98.6%
69Blue Earth County, Minnesota$796,7770.2%98.7%
70Clearwater County, Minnesota$771,0440.2%98.9%
71Wilkin County, Minnesota$679,8640.1%99.0%
72Aitkin County, Minnesota$621,5640.1%99.1%
73Hubbard County, Minnesota$613,0870.1%99.3%
74Big Stone County, Minnesota$603,1210.1%99.4%
75Marshall County, Minnesota$554,5950.1%99.5%
76Jackson County, Minnesota$480,2590.1%99.6%
77Pennington County, Minnesota$390,6840.1%99.7%
78Kittson County, Minnesota$372,6220.1%99.8%
79Chippewa County, Minnesota$324,4600.1%99.8%
80Koochiching County, Minnesota$299,5710.1%99.9%
81Anoka County, Minnesota$194,6720.0%99.9%
82Itasca County, Minnesota$142,6780.0%100.0%
83Ramsey County, Minnesota$73,3190.0%100.0%
84Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota$55,4530.0%100.0%
85Traverse County, Minnesota$15,3160.0%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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