Commodity subsidies in Benton County, Minnesota totaled $3.1 million in 2018
Congressional Districts in Benton County, Minnesota Receiving Commodity Payments, 2018
|Rank||District||Subtotal, Farming Subsidies|
|1||7th District of Minnesota (Rep. Collin Peterson)||$336,088,715||56.7%||56.7%|
|2||1st District of Minnesota (Rep. Jim Hagedorn)||$171,841,969||29.0%||85.7%|
|3||2nd District of Minnesota (Rep. Angie Craig)||$25,506,544||4.3%||90.0%|
|4||6th District of Minnesota (Rep. Tom Emmer)||$19,079,860||3.2%||93.2%|
|5||8th District of Minnesota (Rep. Pete Stauber)||$12,780,962||2.2%||95.3%|
|6||3rd District of Minnesota (Rep. Dean Phillips)||$1,425,273||0.2%||95.6%|
|7||4th District of Minnesota (Rep. Betty McCollum)||$257,390||0.0%||95.6%|
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.