Wheat Subsidies in Benson County, North Dakota totaled $169 million from 1995-2019‡.

Programs included in wheat subsidies

Program Total Payments
Direct Payment - Wheat$40,384,468
Production Flexibility - Wheat$31,865,615
Market Loss Assistance - Wheat$15,687,973
Agricultural Risk Coverage County - Wheat$11,431,901
Loan Deficiency - Wheat$4,154,814
Price Loss Coverage - Wheat$3,480,474
Advance Deficiency - Wheat$2,458,738
ACRE Direct Payments - Wheat$1,342,480
Market Facilitation Program - Wheat$1,275,374
Market Gains - Wheat$436,644
Durum Wheat Quality Program$72,126
Hard Winter Wheat Incentive Payment$9,344
Agricultural Risk Coverage Individual - Wheat$6,182
Counter Cyclical Payment - Wheat$128
Prod. Flex. Refund - Wheat$-2,190
Direct Payment Violation - Wheat$-6,127
Loan Def. Refund - Wheat$-7,819
Deficiency - Wheat$-2,325,148

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.


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