Commodity subsidies in Benton County, Minnesota totaled $4.6 million in 2020
Congressional Districts in Benton County, Minnesota Receiving Commodity Payments, 2020
|Rank||District||Subtotal, Farming Subsidies|
|1||7th District of Minnesota (Rep. Collin Peterson)||$278,034,849||47.0%||47.0%|
|2||1st District of Minnesota (Rep. Jim Hagedorn)||$209,057,027||35.3%||82.3%|
|3||2nd District of Minnesota (Rep. Angie Craig)||$32,145,507||5.4%||87.7%|
|4||6th District of Minnesota (Rep. Tom Emmer)||$20,488,359||3.5%||91.2%|
|5||8th District of Minnesota (Rep. Pete Stauber)||$20,318,452||3.4%||94.6%|
|6||3rd District of Minnesota (Rep. Dean Phillips)||$1,051,402||0.2%||94.8%|
|7||4th District of Minnesota (Rep. Betty McCollum)||$237,671||0.0%||94.8%|
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.