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

States Receiving cotton subsidies, 1995-2017

Rank State Cotton Subsidies
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Texas$13,516,038,50735.3%35.3%
2Mississippi$4,902,239,67912.8%48.1%
3Georgia$3,404,541,0168.9%57.0%
4California$3,263,854,4748.5%65.5%
5Arkansas$2,253,858,7045.9%71.4%
6Louisiana$2,005,994,8015.2%76.6%
7North Carolina$1,857,384,0284.8%81.4%
8Tennessee$1,551,758,4504.0%85.5%
9Alabama$1,523,252,9554.0%89.5%
10Arizona$1,233,640,1583.2%92.7%
11South Carolina$733,073,5201.9%94.6%
12Missouri$720,117,9381.9%96.5%
13Oklahoma$653,370,3721.7%98.2%
14Florida$262,049,1540.7%98.9%
15Virginia$217,332,0300.6%99.4%
16New Mexico$182,463,3310.5%99.9%
17Kansas$34,712,5880.1%100.0%
18Kentucky$326,1010.0%100.0%
19Ohio$156,5730.0%100.0%
20Maryland$117,2060.0%100.0%
21Iowa$37,9710.0%100.0%
22Illinois$18,7970.0%100.0%
23Nebraska$15,8580.0%100.0%
24Wisconsin$15,8140.0%100.0%
25Montana$15,7080.0%100.0%
26Indiana$10,8990.0%100.0%
27Colorado$7,0560.0%100.0%
28South Dakota$4,7960.0%100.0%
29Idaho$1350.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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