Cotton Subsidies in Yazoo County, Mississippi totaled $266 million from 1995-2017.

Congressional Districts in Yazoo County, Mississippi Receiving cotton subsidies, 1995-2017

Rank District Cotton Subsidies
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
12nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson)$3,004,899,42261.3%61.3%
21st District of Mississippi (Rep. Trent Kelly)$351,530,0487.2%68.5%
33rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Gregg Harper)$85,718,9481.7%70.2%
44th District of Mississippi (Rep. Steven Palazzo)$20,479,0830.4%70.6%

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.

 

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