Cotton Subsidies in Missouri totaled $743 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Missouri Receiving cotton subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Cotton Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Dunklin County, Missouri$255,573,54034.4%34.4%
2New Madrid County, Missouri$203,274,50627.4%61.8%
3Pemiscot County, Missouri$159,754,59321.5%83.3%
4Stoddard County, Missouri$102,774,91913.8%97.1%
5Scott County, Missouri$16,178,4652.2%99.3%
6Mississippi County, Missouri$3,594,5590.5%99.8%
7Butler County, Missouri$1,467,9890.2%100.0%
8Dade County, Missouri$285,8110.0%100.0%
9Bollinger County, Missouri$23,2910.0%100.0%
10Barton County, Missouri$14,1090.0%100.0%
11Pike County, Missouri$11,2900.0%100.0%
12Saline County, Missouri$7,9980.0%100.0%
13Henry County, Missouri$2,9550.0%100.0%
14Worth County, Missouri$2,8600.0%100.0%
15Bates County, Missouri$2,4030.0%100.0%
16Carroll County, Missouri$2,0060.0%100.0%
17Barry County, Missouri$1,9960.0%100.0%
18Monroe County, Missouri$1,9840.0%100.0%
19Knox County, Missouri$1,7910.0%100.0%
20Saint Charles County, Missouri$1,7020.0%100.0%
21$1,3210.0%100.0%
22Webster County, Missouri$1,0990.0%100.0%
23Jasper County, Missouri$7050.0%100.0%
24Montgomery County, Missouri$5330.0%100.0%
25Pettis County, Missouri$180.0%100.0%
26Ripley County, Missouri$-5160.0%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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