Rice Subsidies in Mississippi totaled $4.4 million in 2019

USDA has not provided recipient detail for rice cooperatives.

Counties in Mississippi Receiving rice subsidies, 2019

Rank County Rice Subsidies
2019
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Tunica County, Mississippi$1,033,72523.4%23.4%
2Quitman County, Mississippi$714,38916.2%39.6%
3Sunflower County, Mississippi$536,08212.1%51.7%
4Bolivar County, Mississippi$526,47811.9%63.7%
5Humphreys County, Mississippi$400,1429.1%72.7%
6Panola County, Mississippi$212,2054.8%77.5%
7Leflore County, Mississippi$178,6974.0%81.6%
8Tallahatchie County, Mississippi$175,3674.0%85.6%
9Washington County, Mississippi$138,2323.1%88.7%
10Grenada County, Mississippi$128,9012.9%91.6%
11Holmes County, Mississippi$87,4602.0%93.6%
12Yazoo County, Mississippi$84,8831.9%95.5%
13Sharkey County, Mississippi$78,5301.8%97.3%
14Coahoma County, Mississippi$72,0721.6%98.9%
15DeSoto County, Mississippi$42,6311.0%99.9%
16Tate County, Mississippi$4,7550.1%100.0%

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.

 

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