Cotton Subsidies in New Mexico totaled $3.8 million in 2019

Counties in New Mexico Receiving cotton subsidies, 2019

Rank County Cotton Subsidies
2019
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Lea County, New Mexico$1,291,71933.9%33.9%
2Quay County, New Mexico$773,25220.3%54.1%
3Roosevelt County, New Mexico$750,00519.7%73.8%
4Curry County, New Mexico$592,03415.5%89.3%
5Dona Ana County, New Mexico$186,3464.9%94.2%
6Eddy County, New Mexico$92,8532.4%96.7%
7Luna County, New Mexico$89,4002.3%99.0%
8Chaves County, New Mexico$35,9910.9%100.0%
9Hidalgo County, New Mexico$1,8920.0%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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