Cotton Subsidies in Edgecombe County, North Carolina totaled $88.0 million from 1995-2019‡.

Programs included in cotton subsidies

Program Total Payments
Counter Cyclical Payment - Cotton$21,113,264
Direct Payment - Upland Cotton$17,617,986
Loan Deficiency - Upland Cotton$15,617,739
Production Flexibility - Upland Cotton$7,519,463
Market Loss Assistance - Upland Cotton$3,867,383
Commodity Certificates - Cotton$3,863,687
Cotton Transistion Assistance Program$1,388,445
Market Facilitation Program - Cotton$1,169,507
Cotton Ginning Cost Share Payment$1,153,873
Market Gains - Upland Cotton$777,700
Advance Deficiency - Upland Cotton$38,894
Storage Forgiven - Upland Cotton$22,692
Loan Def. Refund - Cotton$-2,000
Loan Def. Refund - Cotton$-19,339
Deficiency - Upcotton$-145,925

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.


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