Commodity subsidies in Rhode Island totaled $80,148 in 2018

Counties in Rhode Island Receiving Commodity Payments, 2018

Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
2018
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Providence County, Rhode Island$28,59835.7%35.7%
2Washington County, Rhode Island$27,55134.4%70.1%
3Newport County, Rhode Island$17,83222.2%92.3%
4Kent County, Rhode Island$5,9707.4%99.8%
5Bristol County, Rhode Island$1970.2%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ 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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