Flax Subsidies in North Dakota totaled $137 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in North Dakota Receiving flax subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Flax Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Ward County, North Dakota$18,146,53313.2%13.2%
2McLean County, North Dakota$10,644,0677.7%21.0%
3Mountrail County, North Dakota$9,306,5116.8%27.7%
4Cavalier County, North Dakota$8,352,1566.1%33.8%
5Bottineau County, North Dakota$7,006,1035.1%38.9%
6Renville County, North Dakota$5,626,0754.1%43.0%
7Burke County, North Dakota$5,360,2163.9%46.9%
8Towner County, North Dakota$5,292,3873.9%50.7%
9Sheridan County, North Dakota$5,109,7113.7%54.5%
10Kidder County, North Dakota$4,816,8743.5%58.0%
11Stutsman County, North Dakota$4,408,1103.2%61.2%
12Divide County, North Dakota$4,332,2463.2%64.3%
13Hettinger County, North Dakota$3,961,4392.9%67.2%
14McHenry County, North Dakota$3,831,5822.8%70.0%
15Ramsey County, North Dakota$3,462,0252.5%72.5%
16Burleigh County, North Dakota$3,277,8602.4%74.9%
17McIntosh County, North Dakota$2,347,9711.7%76.6%
18Pierce County, North Dakota$2,292,0691.7%78.3%
19Foster County, North Dakota$2,267,1291.6%79.9%
20Williams County, North Dakota$1,946,6731.4%81.4%
21Logan County, North Dakota$1,913,8301.4%82.7%
22Benson County, North Dakota$1,891,6801.4%84.1%
23Rolette County, North Dakota$1,886,0221.4%85.5%
24Emmons County, North Dakota$1,659,5591.2%86.7%
25Wells County, North Dakota$1,588,3121.2%87.9%
26Nelson County, North Dakota$1,564,2751.1%89.0%
27Walsh County, North Dakota$1,291,5620.9%89.9%
28Eddy County, North Dakota$1,085,1330.8%90.7%
29Stark County, North Dakota$1,070,0960.8%91.5%
30Grant County, North Dakota$978,4310.7%92.2%
31Bowman County, North Dakota$892,5460.6%92.9%
32Mercer County, North Dakota$872,7560.6%93.5%
33LaMoure County, North Dakota$869,9850.6%94.1%
34Barnes County, North Dakota$828,8040.6%94.7%
35Morton County, North Dakota$800,6760.6%95.3%
36McKenzie County, North Dakota$780,8960.6%95.9%
37Slope County, North Dakota$742,3470.5%96.4%
38Adams County, North Dakota$696,6280.5%96.9%
39Oliver County, North Dakota$655,1530.5%97.4%
40Dunn County, North Dakota$615,2700.4%97.9%
41Golden Valley County, North Dakota$566,8730.4%98.3%
42Dickey County, North Dakota$481,9840.4%98.6%
43Steele County, North Dakota$451,4020.3%98.9%
44Pembina County, North Dakota$416,0380.3%99.3%
45Griggs County, North Dakota$323,5440.2%99.5%
46Grand Forks County, North Dakota$255,9410.2%99.7%
47Sioux County, North Dakota$223,5350.2%99.8%
48Billings County, North Dakota$95,5540.1%99.9%
49Cass County, North Dakota$55,8680.0%99.9%
50Traill County, North Dakota$30,7710.0%100.0%
51Sargent County, North Dakota$18,6580.0%100.0%
52Ransom County, North Dakota$14,7030.0%100.0%
53Richland County, North Dakota$8,5180.0%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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