Livestock Subsidies in Minnesota totaled $203 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Minnesota Receiving livestock subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Livestock Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Stearns County, Minnesota$10,601,8605.2%5.2%
2Nobles County, Minnesota$7,951,1813.9%9.1%
3Martin County, Minnesota$6,974,0723.4%12.6%
4Brown County, Minnesota$5,565,1962.7%15.3%
5Pipestone County, Minnesota$5,171,7002.5%17.8%
6Blue Earth County, Minnesota$5,128,2062.5%20.4%
7Rock County, Minnesota$5,011,5592.5%22.8%
8Polk County, Minnesota$4,879,2992.4%25.2%
9Goodhue County, Minnesota$4,874,2342.4%27.6%
10Fillmore County, Minnesota$4,860,2562.4%30.0%
11Otter Tail County, Minnesota$4,816,9602.4%32.4%
12Redwood County, Minnesota$4,701,8962.3%34.7%
13Nicollet County, Minnesota$4,684,8712.3%37.0%
14Renville County, Minnesota$4,678,5222.3%39.3%
15Cottonwood County, Minnesota$4,632,8062.3%41.6%
16Morrison County, Minnesota$4,216,4292.1%43.7%
17Faribault County, Minnesota$4,139,3722.0%45.7%
18Jackson County, Minnesota$4,070,6662.0%47.7%
19Winona County, Minnesota$3,964,6292.0%49.7%
20Stevens County, Minnesota$3,952,4601.9%51.6%
21Mower County, Minnesota$3,944,8491.9%53.6%
22Lyon County, Minnesota$3,799,6501.9%55.4%
23Roseau County, Minnesota$3,622,7561.8%57.2%
24Waseca County, Minnesota$3,578,6441.8%59.0%
25Murray County, Minnesota$3,561,0711.8%60.7%
26Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota$3,477,3821.7%62.4%
27Pope County, Minnesota$3,242,1791.6%64.0%
28Douglas County, Minnesota$3,214,5921.6%65.6%
29Rice County, Minnesota$3,206,7871.6%67.2%
30Todd County, Minnesota$3,139,6521.5%68.7%
31Wabasha County, Minnesota$2,645,4141.3%70.0%
32Beltrami County, Minnesota$2,551,4301.3%71.3%
33Clearwater County, Minnesota$2,510,4261.2%72.5%
34Kandiyohi County, Minnesota$2,471,7161.2%73.7%
35Becker County, Minnesota$2,388,3331.2%74.9%
36Dodge County, Minnesota$2,355,5311.2%76.1%
37Freeborn County, Minnesota$2,230,9231.1%77.2%
38Lincoln County, Minnesota$2,195,2141.1%78.3%
39Olmsted County, Minnesota$2,192,1151.1%79.3%
40Watonwan County, Minnesota$2,116,3371.0%80.4%
41Wright County, Minnesota$2,088,1191.0%81.4%
42Benton County, Minnesota$2,040,7121.0%82.4%
43Sibley County, Minnesota$1,935,1791.0%83.4%
44Le Sueur County, Minnesota$1,914,3290.9%84.3%
45Houston County, Minnesota$1,886,2670.9%85.2%
46Traverse County, Minnesota$1,681,9780.8%86.1%
47McLeod County, Minnesota$1,646,7820.8%86.9%
48Pennington County, Minnesota$1,556,8700.8%87.6%
49Kittson County, Minnesota$1,481,3720.7%88.4%
50Carver County, Minnesota$1,458,9170.7%89.1%
51Meeker County, Minnesota$1,441,5530.7%89.8%
52Swift County, Minnesota$1,440,5930.7%90.5%
53Red Lake County, Minnesota$1,233,6990.6%91.1%
54Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota$1,221,9720.6%91.7%
55Dakota County, Minnesota$1,220,7370.6%92.3%
56Cass County, Minnesota$1,146,6810.6%92.9%
57Clay County, Minnesota$1,122,3450.6%93.4%
58Big Stone County, Minnesota$1,058,7150.5%94.0%
59Grant County, Minnesota$1,017,3760.5%94.5%
60Marshall County, Minnesota$978,0080.5%94.9%
61Pine County, Minnesota$821,5240.4%95.3%
62Steele County, Minnesota$802,9280.4%95.7%
63Chippewa County, Minnesota$802,1650.4%96.1%
64Mahnomen County, Minnesota$790,1310.4%96.5%
65Wadena County, Minnesota$786,4180.4%96.9%
66Kanabec County, Minnesota$758,3420.4%97.3%
67Norman County, Minnesota$713,8340.4%97.6%
68Scott County, Minnesota$708,7800.3%98.0%
69Crow Wing County, Minnesota$501,1390.2%98.2%
70Mille Lacs County, Minnesota$490,4850.2%98.5%
71Koochiching County, Minnesota$380,4200.2%98.7%
72Hubbard County, Minnesota$323,1180.2%98.8%
73Aitkin County, Minnesota$320,6610.2%99.0%
74Chisago County, Minnesota$295,1150.1%99.1%
75Itasca County, Minnesota$271,8660.1%99.2%
76Saint Louis County, Minnesota$245,9470.1%99.4%
77Carlton County, Minnesota$234,9300.1%99.5%
78Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota$208,2270.1%99.6%
79Isanti County, Minnesota$195,9830.1%99.7%
80Hennepin County, Minnesota$177,8660.1%99.8%
81Wilkin County, Minnesota$161,0490.1%99.9%
82Washington County, Minnesota$145,6010.1%99.9%
83Sherburne County, Minnesota$112,2610.1%100.0%
84Anoka County, Minnesota$41,5810.0%100.0%
85Lake County, Minnesota$8380.0%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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