Wheat Subsidies in Cheyenne County, Nebraska totaled $170 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Cheyenne County, Nebraska Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Wheat Subsidies
Pct of
13rd District of Nebraska (Rep. Adrian Smith)$1,134,676,51772.6%72.6%
21st District of Nebraska (Rep. Jeff Fortenberry)$60,298,8863.9%76.4%
32nd District of Nebraska (Rep. Don Bacon)$628,9140.0%76.5%

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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