Total Dairy Program payments in Minnesota totaled $359 million from 1995-2019‡.

Congressional Districts in Minnesota Receiving Total Dairy Program payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank District Total Dairy Program
Pct of
17th District of Minnesota (Rep. Collin Peterson)$133,046,27637.1%37.1%
21st District of Minnesota (Rep. Jim Hagedorn)$88,911,68924.8%61.9%
36th District of Minnesota (Rep. Tom Emmer)$42,926,07112.0%73.8%
48th District of Minnesota (Rep. Pete Stauber)$41,367,77911.5%85.3%
52nd District of Minnesota (Rep. Angie Craig)$40,953,12111.4%96.8%
63rd District of Minnesota (Rep. Dean Phillips)$1,965,1880.5%97.3%
74th District of Minnesota (Rep. Betty McCollum)$344,3000.1%97.4%

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 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.


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