Sugar Beet Subsidies in Minnesota totaled $89.0 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Minnesota Receiving sugar beet subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Sugar Beet Subsidies
Pct of
17th District of Minnesota (Rep. Collin Peterson)$73,764,04082.8%82.8%
21st District of Minnesota (Rep. Jim Hagedorn)$226,1560.3%83.1%

NOTE: Not all recipients were able to be placed into Congressional Districts so the District total may not total 100%. Nationally 96% of all program monies were designated into a Congressional District

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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