Sorghum Subsidies in Missouri totaled $454 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 71 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%24%645$102,921,342$159,568
Top 2%35%1,290$153,058,258$118,650
Top 3%44%1,935$189,215,138$97,786
Top 4%50%2,580$217,010,034$84,112
Top 5%55%3,226$239,355,273$74,196
Top 6%60%3,871$258,029,770$66,657
Top 7%63%4,516$273,822,119$60,634
Top 8%66%5,161$287,443,937$55,695
Top 9%69%5,807$299,386,041$51,556
Top 10%71%6,452$309,827,118$48,020
Top 11%74%7,097$319,095,919$44,962
Top 12%76%7,742$327,432,226$42,293
Top 13%77%8,388$335,024,737$39,941
Top 14%79%9,033$341,917,333$37,852
Top 15%80%9,678$348,194,301$35,978
Top 16%82%10,323$353,919,390$34,285
Top 17%83%10,969$359,178,551$32,745
Top 18%84%11,614$363,994,886$31,341
Top 19%85%12,259$368,455,863$30,056
Top 20%86%12,904$372,593,124$28,874
Remaining 80% of recips.14%51,620$60,837,506$1,179

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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