Dairy Program Subsidies in Montana totaled $17.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Montana Receiving dairy program subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Dairy Program Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Gallatin County, Montana$4,900,54928.5%28.5%
2Ravalli County, Montana$1,555,7999.0%37.5%
3Cascade County, Montana$1,213,6267.1%44.6%
4Lake County, Montana$1,018,3585.9%50.5%
5Glacier County, Montana$1,006,2505.8%56.3%
6Pondera County, Montana$996,4445.8%62.1%
7Yellowstone County, Montana$865,2865.0%67.2%
8Teton County, Montana$689,9454.0%71.2%
9Wheatland County, Montana$678,3783.9%75.1%
10Liberty County, Montana$597,6633.5%78.6%
11Flathead County, Montana$559,9353.3%81.8%
12Toole County, Montana$549,0543.2%85.0%
13Fergus County, Montana$484,5042.8%87.9%
14Judith Basin County, Montana$279,1311.6%89.5%
15Lewis and Clark County, Montana$267,3991.6%91.0%
16Hill County, Montana$244,1581.4%92.4%
17Golden Valley County, Montana$177,5371.0%93.5%
18Blaine County, Montana$175,0821.0%94.5%
19Meagher County, Montana$159,1650.9%95.4%
20Park County, Montana$150,0350.9%96.3%
21Powell County, Montana$120,7470.7%97.0%
22Dawson County, Montana$103,8060.6%97.6%
23Broadwater County, Montana$92,4160.5%98.1%
24Jefferson County, Montana$91,4210.5%98.7%
25Richland County, Montana$70,8560.4%99.1%
26Stillwater County, Montana$53,7790.3%99.4%
27Sanders County, Montana$31,5220.2%99.6%
28Prairie County, Montana$23,3920.1%99.7%
29Carbon County, Montana$21,1420.1%99.8%
30Wibaux County, Montana$16,0600.1%99.9%
31Big Horn County, Montana$12,7830.1%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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