Commodity subsidies in Rhode Island totaled $148,508 in 2019

Counties in Rhode Island Receiving Commodity Payments, 2019

Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
2019
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Kent County, Rhode Island$54,21536.5%36.5%
2Providence County, Rhode Island$37,52425.3%61.8%
3Washington County, Rhode Island$30,64320.6%82.4%
4Newport County, Rhode Island$25,78117.4%99.8%
5Bristol County, Rhode Island$3450.2%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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