Commodity subsidies in Box Butte County, Nebraska totaled $141 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Box Butte County, Nebraska Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
13rd District of Nebraska (Rep. Adrian Smith)$11,464,834,94174.6%74.6%
21st District of Nebraska (Rep. Jeff Fortenberry)$3,568,989,44523.2%97.9%
32nd District of Nebraska (Rep. Don Bacon)$107,324,8030.7%98.6%

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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