Total Dairy Program payments in Houston County, Minnesota totaled $8.9 million from 1995-2019‡.
Congressional Districts in Houston County, Minnesota Receiving Total Dairy Program payments, 1995-2019‡
|Rank||District||Total Dairy Program|
|1||7th District of Minnesota (Rep. Collin Peterson)||$133,046,276||37.1%||37.1%|
|2||1st District of Minnesota (Rep. Jim Hagedorn)||$88,911,689||24.8%||61.9%|
|3||6th District of Minnesota (Rep. Tom Emmer)||$42,926,071||12.0%||73.8%|
|4||8th District of Minnesota (Rep. Pete Stauber)||$41,367,779||11.5%||85.3%|
|5||2nd District of Minnesota (Rep. Angie Craig)||$40,953,121||11.4%||96.8%|
|6||3rd District of Minnesota (Rep. Dean Phillips)||$1,965,188||0.5%||97.3%|
|7||4th District of Minnesota (Rep. Betty McCollum)||$344,300||0.1%||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.