Sorghum Subsidies in New Mexico totaled $153 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in New Mexico Receiving sorghum subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Sorghum Subsidies
Pct of
13rd District of New Mexico (Rep. Ben Lujan)$83,894,79354.7%54.7%
22nd District of New Mexico (Rep. Xochitl Torres Small)$33,301,55321.7%76.4%
31st District of New Mexico (Rep. Debra Haaland)$20,2960.0%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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