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

Counties in Nebraska Receiving sorghum subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Sorghum Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Gage County, Nebraska$98,063,3289.8%9.8%
2Lancaster County, Nebraska$78,825,8957.9%17.7%
3Saline County, Nebraska$61,802,2346.2%23.9%
4Seward County, Nebraska$61,182,4166.1%30.0%
5Jefferson County, Nebraska$54,294,1595.4%35.5%
6Nuckolls County, Nebraska$50,236,4045.0%40.5%
7Thayer County, Nebraska$41,494,0134.2%44.6%
8Fillmore County, Nebraska$40,699,9264.1%48.7%
9Butler County, Nebraska$32,616,0323.3%52.0%
10Pawnee County, Nebraska$30,235,1343.0%55.0%
11Clay County, Nebraska$29,695,1923.0%58.0%
12Johnson County, Nebraska$29,477,1373.0%60.9%
13Webster County, Nebraska$28,145,1272.8%63.7%
14Otoe County, Nebraska$27,282,4292.7%66.5%
15Furnas County, Nebraska$26,639,1252.7%69.1%
16Red Willow County, Nebraska$25,579,0042.6%71.7%
17York County, Nebraska$24,659,3672.5%74.2%
18Polk County, Nebraska$23,877,6282.4%76.6%
19Harlan County, Nebraska$19,884,5212.0%78.5%
20Franklin County, Nebraska$18,174,0041.8%80.4%
21Adams County, Nebraska$17,561,6681.8%82.1%
22Saunders County, Nebraska$17,219,8521.7%83.8%
23Richardson County, Nebraska$13,928,6121.4%85.2%
24Hitchcock County, Nebraska$13,300,5871.3%86.6%
25Cass County, Nebraska$12,647,9291.3%87.8%
26Frontier County, Nebraska$12,057,7151.2%89.0%
27Hamilton County, Nebraska$10,419,3531.0%90.1%
28Kearney County, Nebraska$8,942,9960.9%91.0%
29Gosper County, Nebraska$8,694,4920.9%91.9%
30Nemaha County, Nebraska$8,370,6760.8%92.7%
31Nance County, Nebraska$6,089,6050.6%93.3%
32Dundy County, Nebraska$5,917,7580.6%93.9%
33Hayes County, Nebraska$5,698,8060.6%94.5%
34Boyd County, Nebraska$5,098,2690.5%95.0%
35Buffalo County, Nebraska$5,013,8290.5%95.5%
36Phelps County, Nebraska$4,326,8190.4%95.9%
37Knox County, Nebraska$3,061,7760.3%96.2%
38Dodge County, Nebraska$2,987,1420.3%96.5%
39Sherman County, Nebraska$2,669,6690.3%96.8%
40Hall County, Nebraska$2,564,0500.3%97.0%
41Howard County, Nebraska$2,063,2470.2%97.2%
42Valley County, Nebraska$2,013,1920.2%97.4%
43Chase County, Nebraska$2,002,6080.2%97.6%
44Cheyenne County, Nebraska$1,945,6040.2%97.8%
45Perkins County, Nebraska$1,763,4080.2%98.0%
46Platte County, Nebraska$1,750,7960.2%98.2%
47Custer County, Nebraska$1,652,2980.2%98.4%
48Lincoln County, Nebraska$1,442,2790.1%98.5%
49Greeley County, Nebraska$1,436,1660.1%98.7%
50Dawson County, Nebraska$1,426,1880.1%98.8%
51Colfax County, Nebraska$1,275,0530.1%98.9%
52Boone County, Nebraska$1,257,3410.1%99.0%
53Deuel County, Nebraska$1,143,2490.1%99.2%
54Merrick County, Nebraska$819,8610.1%99.2%
55Washington County, Nebraska$691,2920.1%99.3%
56Garden County, Nebraska$671,8710.1%99.4%
57Holt County, Nebraska$592,2010.1%99.4%
58Keith County, Nebraska$582,7080.1%99.5%
59Cherry County, Nebraska$409,4470.0%99.5%
60Sarpy County, Nebraska$352,0350.0%99.6%
61Cedar County, Nebraska$335,5340.0%99.6%
62Banner County, Nebraska$327,4320.0%99.6%
63Madison County, Nebraska$325,4590.0%99.7%
64Burt County, Nebraska$322,3550.0%99.7%
65Kimball County, Nebraska$293,9470.0%99.7%
66Dixon County, Nebraska$260,4390.0%99.8%
67Dawes County, Nebraska$221,8040.0%99.8%
68Thurston County, Nebraska$206,1190.0%99.8%
69Stanton County, Nebraska$188,5560.0%99.8%
70Sheridan County, Nebraska$184,0040.0%99.8%
71Cuming County, Nebraska$174,8790.0%99.9%
72Antelope County, Nebraska$166,0210.0%99.9%
73Keya Paha County, Nebraska$143,1350.0%99.9%
74Wayne County, Nebraska$138,7090.0%99.9%
75Rock County, Nebraska$137,6320.0%99.9%
76Douglas County, Nebraska$121,7360.0%99.9%
77Morrill County, Nebraska$103,3780.0%99.9%
78Pierce County, Nebraska$89,7220.0%99.9%
79Brown County, Nebraska$79,4470.0%100.0%
80Garfield County, Nebraska$77,4210.0%100.0%
81Dakota County, Nebraska$67,5050.0%100.0%
82Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska$66,5240.0%100.0%
83Box Butte County, Nebraska$59,5090.0%100.0%
84Loup County, Nebraska$57,9400.0%100.0%
85$53,1980.0%100.0%
86Logan County, Nebraska$16,7310.0%100.0%
87Wheeler County, Nebraska$13,2130.0%100.0%
88Thomas County, Nebraska$11,3680.0%100.0%
89Sioux County, Nebraska$9,1700.0%100.0%
90Blaine County, Nebraska$8,1360.0%100.0%
91Arthur County, Nebraska$2,9050.0%100.0%
92$1,1610.0%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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