Wheat Subsidies in Mississippi totaled $1.7 million in 2019

Counties in Mississippi Receiving wheat subsidies, 2019

Rank County Wheat Subsidies
2019
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Bolivar County, Mississippi$268,57615.7%15.7%
2Coahoma County, Mississippi$231,65113.6%29.3%
3Tunica County, Mississippi$199,87811.7%41.0%
4Sunflower County, Mississippi$124,9987.3%48.4%
5DeSoto County, Mississippi$89,6895.3%53.6%
6Yazoo County, Mississippi$88,2315.2%58.8%
7Washington County, Mississippi$87,6575.1%63.9%
8Monroe County, Mississippi$79,4754.7%68.6%
9Quitman County, Mississippi$54,6373.2%71.8%
10Panola County, Mississippi$45,7062.7%74.5%
11Marshall County, Mississippi$42,9562.5%77.0%
12Tallahatchie County, Mississippi$36,9112.2%79.2%
13Warren County, Mississippi$36,6472.1%81.3%
14Lowndes County, Mississippi$31,7171.9%83.2%
15Leflore County, Mississippi$29,3011.7%84.9%
16Lee County, Mississippi$28,4911.7%86.6%
17Humphreys County, Mississippi$27,1811.6%88.2%
18Issaquena County, Mississippi$26,9891.6%89.7%
19Noxubee County, Mississippi$24,0591.4%91.2%
20Adams County, Mississippi$22,2441.3%92.5%
21Alcorn County, Mississippi$17,9911.1%93.5%
22Tate County, Mississippi$17,3191.0%94.5%
23Prentiss County, Mississippi$16,8681.0%95.5%
24Itawamba County, Mississippi$15,9120.9%96.4%
25Sharkey County, Mississippi$14,4050.8%97.3%
26Calhoun County, Mississippi$9,6260.6%97.9%
27Carroll County, Mississippi$9,1980.5%98.4%
28Tippah County, Mississippi$5,8940.3%98.7%
29Benton County, Mississippi$5,3350.3%99.1%
30Union County, Mississippi$4,7170.3%99.3%
31Grenada County, Mississippi$4,0110.2%99.6%
32Clay County, Mississippi$3,4590.2%99.8%
33Madison County, Mississippi$2,3240.1%99.9%
34Rankin County, Mississippi$1,5150.1%100.0%
35Hinds County, Mississippi$1340.0%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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