Livestock Disaster / Emergency payments in Montana totaled $1.8 million in 2019

Counties in Montana Receiving Livestock Disaster / Emergency payments, 2019

Rank County Livestock Disaster / Emergency
Pct of
1Blaine County, Montana$350,82719.2%19.2%
2Phillips County, Montana$324,09817.7%36.9%
3Glacier County, Montana$302,12316.5%53.5%
4Rosebud County, Montana$147,5898.1%61.5%
5Lincoln County, Montana$137,8207.5%69.1%
6Big Horn County, Montana$106,2485.8%74.9%
7Custer County, Montana$75,3494.1%79.0%
8Ravalli County, Montana$71,9283.9%82.9%
9Roosevelt County, Montana$61,3393.4%86.3%
10Fergus County, Montana$45,6672.5%88.8%
11Wheatland County, Montana$28,3451.6%90.4%
12Valley County, Montana$25,6101.4%91.8%
13Lewis and Clark County, Montana$21,9901.2%93.0%
14Toole County, Montana$20,7181.1%94.1%
15Sanders County, Montana$19,4111.1%95.2%
16Flathead County, Montana$16,0910.9%96.0%
17Petroleum County, Montana$15,8930.9%96.9%
18Sheridan County, Montana$14,2540.8%97.7%
19Beaverhead County, Montana$10,4400.6%98.3%
20Prairie County, Montana$10,1390.6%98.8%
21Musselshell County, Montana$8,8210.5%99.3%
22Hill County, Montana$5,0540.3%99.6%
23Chouteau County, Montana$2,2070.1%99.7%
24Treasure County, Montana$1,2470.1%99.8%
25Dawson County, Montana$1,2050.1%99.8%
26Fallon County, Montana$1,1590.1%99.9%
27Richland County, Montana$1,0820.1%99.9%
28Jefferson County, Montana$7530.0%100.0%
29Silver Bow County, Montana$2050.0%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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