Dairy Program Subsidies in South Carolina totaled $629,538 in 2019

Counties in South Carolina Receiving dairy program subsidies, 2019

Rank County Dairy Program Subsidies
Pct of
1Orangeburg County, South Carolina$130,22720.7%20.7%
2Newberry County, South Carolina$104,71516.6%37.3%
3Bamberg County, South Carolina$89,79614.3%51.6%
4Laurens County, South Carolina$60,9639.7%61.3%
5Saluda County, South Carolina$52,4278.3%69.6%
6Chester County, South Carolina$33,4195.3%74.9%
7Edgefield County, South Carolina$27,6174.4%79.3%
8Sumter County, South Carolina$25,9784.1%83.4%
9Dorchester County, South Carolina$25,7814.1%87.5%
10Abbeville County, South Carolina$23,7503.8%91.3%
11York County, South Carolina$18,0242.9%94.1%
12Lexington County, South Carolina$12,8602.0%96.2%
13Greenville County, South Carolina$8,7091.4%97.6%
14Anderson County, South Carolina$8,3431.3%98.9%
15Darlington County, South Carolina$6,4141.0%99.9%
16Spartanburg County, South Carolina$5130.1%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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