Livestock Subsidies in Montana totaled $361 million from 1995-2020‡.

Programs included in livestock subsidies

Program Total Payments
Livestock Forage Disaster Program$158,606,678
Emergency Livestock Feed Assistance$96,325,377
Livestock Compensation Program$44,452,429
Livestock Indemnity Payments$31,135,656
American Indian Livestock Feed Program$15,465,329
Livestock Emergency Assistance Program$9,345,349
Market Facilitation Program - Dairy and Hogs$2,859,774
Market Facilitation Program - Hogs$1,541,097
Livestock Relief$744,636
Small Hog Operation$261,606
Livestock Indemnity - Trust Fund$100,433

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


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