Sorghum Subsidies in Nebraska totaled $999 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Nebraska Receiving sorghum subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Sorghum Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
13rd District of Nebraska (Rep. Adrian Smith)$672,080,91167.3%67.3%
21st District of Nebraska (Rep. Jeff Fortenberry)$251,841,22825.2%92.5%
32nd District of Nebraska (Rep. Don Bacon)$669,2110.1%92.6%

NOTE: Not all recipients were able to be placed into Congressional Districts so the District total may not total 100%. Nationally 96% of all program monies were designated into a Congressional District

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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