Wheat Subsidies in Mississippi totaled $6.0 million in 2018

Congressional Districts in Mississippi Receiving wheat subsidies, 2018

Rank District Wheat Subsidies
Pct of
12nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson)$3,984,25966.5%66.5%
21st District of Mississippi (Rep. Trent Kelly)$565,7559.4%76.0%
33rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Michael Guest)$204,2743.4%79.4%
44th District of Mississippi (Rep. Steven Palazzo)$32,5310.5%79.9%

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.


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