Wheat Subsidies in Minnesota totaled $2.0 billion from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Minnesota Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Wheat Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Polk County, Minnesota$331,987,59617.0%17.0%
2Marshall County, Minnesota$282,264,18914.4%31.4%
3Kittson County, Minnesota$185,069,7199.5%40.8%
4Norman County, Minnesota$149,001,8777.6%48.4%
5Roseau County, Minnesota$138,397,1407.1%55.5%
6Clay County, Minnesota$125,978,9896.4%61.9%
7Wilkin County, Minnesota$98,968,1715.1%67.0%
8Pennington County, Minnesota$82,308,9044.2%71.2%
9Red Lake County, Minnesota$54,360,7132.8%74.0%
10Becker County, Minnesota$49,840,0612.5%76.5%
11Traverse County, Minnesota$47,123,5072.4%78.9%
12Grant County, Minnesota$44,571,0132.3%81.2%
13Otter Tail County, Minnesota$39,031,8672.0%83.2%
14Mahnomen County, Minnesota$32,661,0601.7%84.9%
15Stevens County, Minnesota$29,327,1301.5%86.4%
16Big Stone County, Minnesota$28,827,6611.5%87.8%
17Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota$24,814,4471.3%89.1%
18Swift County, Minnesota$17,908,8470.9%90.0%
19Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota$16,099,2850.8%90.8%
20Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota$14,272,2020.7%91.6%
21Pope County, Minnesota$12,553,0000.6%92.2%
22Renville County, Minnesota$12,158,5380.6%92.8%
23Chippewa County, Minnesota$11,875,8440.6%93.4%
24Douglas County, Minnesota$11,112,0490.6%94.0%
25Lincoln County, Minnesota$10,601,8090.5%94.5%
26Beltrami County, Minnesota$9,311,7470.5%95.0%
27$8,412,8330.4%95.4%
28Kandiyohi County, Minnesota$7,321,2170.4%95.8%
29Lyon County, Minnesota$7,001,3610.4%96.2%
30Clearwater County, Minnesota$6,070,3380.3%96.5%
31Meeker County, Minnesota$4,908,7000.3%96.7%
32Redwood County, Minnesota$4,550,3560.2%97.0%
33McLeod County, Minnesota$4,211,0310.2%97.2%
34Le Sueur County, Minnesota$4,129,7590.2%97.4%
35Sibley County, Minnesota$4,021,8860.2%97.6%
36Stearns County, Minnesota$3,978,3630.2%97.8%
37Todd County, Minnesota$2,476,0700.1%97.9%
38Aitkin County, Minnesota$2,295,5930.1%98.0%
39Murray County, Minnesota$2,246,6110.1%98.2%
40Dakota County, Minnesota$2,188,9510.1%98.3%
41Koochiching County, Minnesota$2,116,9000.1%98.4%
42Wright County, Minnesota$1,968,9930.1%98.5%
43Pipestone County, Minnesota$1,918,2930.1%98.6%
44Brown County, Minnesota$1,899,3260.1%98.7%
45Nicollet County, Minnesota$1,889,2770.1%98.8%
46Cottonwood County, Minnesota$1,800,5350.1%98.9%
47Carver County, Minnesota$1,584,1790.1%98.9%
48Blue Earth County, Minnesota$1,457,5260.1%99.0%
49Rice County, Minnesota$1,456,6320.1%99.1%
50Waseca County, Minnesota$1,270,0830.1%99.2%
51Hubbard County, Minnesota$1,162,1650.1%99.2%
52Scott County, Minnesota$1,097,8830.1%99.3%
53Steele County, Minnesota$1,085,8910.1%99.3%
54Nobles County, Minnesota$943,5830.0%99.4%
55Goodhue County, Minnesota$863,9620.0%99.4%
56Kanabec County, Minnesota$813,2200.0%99.5%
57Morrison County, Minnesota$724,6350.0%99.5%
58Mower County, Minnesota$685,0330.0%99.5%
59Hennepin County, Minnesota$621,5540.0%99.6%
60Fillmore County, Minnesota$607,4590.0%99.6%
61Washington County, Minnesota$586,2210.0%99.6%
62Faribault County, Minnesota$562,3880.0%99.7%
63Jackson County, Minnesota$518,7050.0%99.7%
64Dodge County, Minnesota$461,3190.0%99.7%
65Olmsted County, Minnesota$459,4480.0%99.7%
66Freeborn County, Minnesota$452,7730.0%99.8%
67Pine County, Minnesota$448,3390.0%99.8%
68Watonwan County, Minnesota$447,7730.0%99.8%
69Wadena County, Minnesota$413,5670.0%99.8%
70Benton County, Minnesota$392,0600.0%99.8%
71Isanti County, Minnesota$371,2970.0%99.9%
72Wabasha County, Minnesota$368,3850.0%99.9%
73Sherburne County, Minnesota$353,8140.0%99.9%
74Mille Lacs County, Minnesota$348,4020.0%99.9%
75Winona County, Minnesota$344,1670.0%99.9%
76Houston County, Minnesota$247,0670.0%99.9%
77Rock County, Minnesota$240,9960.0%100.0%
78Cass County, Minnesota$208,7890.0%100.0%
79Martin County, Minnesota$152,1690.0%100.0%
80Chisago County, Minnesota$125,5490.0%100.0%
81Saint Louis County, Minnesota$117,5990.0%100.0%
82Itasca County, Minnesota$112,8530.0%100.0%
83Anoka County, Minnesota$109,7090.0%100.0%
84Crow Wing County, Minnesota$67,3210.0%100.0%
85Carlton County, Minnesota$10,3870.0%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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