Commodity subsidies in Benton County, Minnesota totaled $80.7 million from 1995-2020‡.
Congressional Districts in Benton County, Minnesota Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2020‡
|Rank||District||Subtotal, Farming Subsidies|
|1||7th District of Minnesota (Rep. Collin Peterson)||$7,013,684,587||48.9%||48.9%|
|2||1st District of Minnesota (Rep. Jim Hagedorn)||$5,022,018,015||35.0%||83.9%|
|3||2nd District of Minnesota (Rep. Angie Craig)||$736,845,395||5.1%||89.1%|
|4||6th District of Minnesota (Rep. Tom Emmer)||$469,587,131||3.3%||92.3%|
|5||8th District of Minnesota (Rep. Pete Stauber)||$365,719,252||2.5%||94.9%|
|6||3rd District of Minnesota (Rep. Dean Phillips)||$34,433,233||0.2%||95.1%|
|7||4th District of Minnesota (Rep. Betty McCollum)||$10,897,903||0.1%||95.2%|
|8||5th District of Minnesota (Rep. Ilhan Omar)||$188,166||0.0%||95.2%|
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.