Livestock Subsidies in South Dakota totaled $594 million from 1995-2016.

Counties in South Dakota Receiving livestock subsidies, 1995-2016

Rank County Livestock Subsidies
1995-2016
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Meade County, South Dakota$53,443,9799.0%9.0%
2Perkins County, South Dakota$31,531,9195.3%14.3%
3Tripp County, South Dakota$26,291,9314.4%18.7%
4Pennington County, South Dakota$25,647,1664.3%23.0%
5Haakon County, South Dakota$23,816,5624.0%27.0%
6Butte County, South Dakota$22,649,0953.8%30.9%
7Harding County, South Dakota$21,680,0903.6%34.5%
8Dewey County, South Dakota$21,269,1963.6%38.1%
9Ziebach County, South Dakota$20,500,5423.4%41.5%
10Jackson County, South Dakota$18,171,5073.1%44.6%
11Shannon County, South Dakota$18,122,7073.0%47.6%
12Corson County, South Dakota$16,349,4402.8%50.4%
13Fall River County, South Dakota$16,221,0812.7%53.1%
14Gregory County, South Dakota$16,220,0192.7%55.9%
15Mellette County, South Dakota$13,536,5302.3%58.1%
16Todd County, South Dakota$13,092,2582.2%60.3%
17Charles Mix County, South Dakota$11,377,8531.9%62.3%
18Bennett County, South Dakota$11,107,2001.9%64.1%
19Lyman County, South Dakota$11,012,9841.9%66.0%
20Hand County, South Dakota$10,842,5891.8%67.8%
21Brule County, South Dakota$8,898,5241.5%69.3%
22Jones County, South Dakota$8,841,0281.5%70.8%
23Stanley County, South Dakota$8,799,4351.5%72.3%
24Custer County, South Dakota$8,078,7321.4%73.6%
25Hyde County, South Dakota$7,655,2371.3%74.9%
26Beadle County, South Dakota$6,581,1351.1%76.0%
27Sanborn County, South Dakota$5,822,2891.0%77.0%
28Brown County, South Dakota$5,502,6300.9%77.9%
29Aurora County, South Dakota$5,354,7200.9%78.8%
30Kingsbury County, South Dakota$5,302,5100.9%79.7%
31Bon Homme County, South Dakota$4,998,0630.8%80.6%
32Hutchinson County, South Dakota$4,922,0960.8%81.4%
33Potter County, South Dakota$4,784,1380.8%82.2%
34Sully County, South Dakota$4,754,2090.8%83.0%
35Jerauld County, South Dakota$4,735,5830.8%83.8%
36Deuel County, South Dakota$4,650,5220.8%84.6%
37Hughes County, South Dakota$4,337,9610.7%85.3%
38Miner County, South Dakota$4,294,2030.7%86.0%
39Faulk County, South Dakota$4,255,7130.7%86.7%
40Spink County, South Dakota$3,955,1490.7%87.4%
41Day County, South Dakota$3,888,4180.7%88.1%
42Yankton County, South Dakota$3,854,0060.6%88.7%
43Edmunds County, South Dakota$3,723,1090.6%89.3%
44McPherson County, South Dakota$3,719,4090.6%90.0%
45Marshall County, South Dakota$3,546,9830.6%90.6%
46Hamlin County, South Dakota$3,386,9800.6%91.1%
47Codington County, South Dakota$3,324,7040.6%91.7%
48Brookings County, South Dakota$3,307,5220.6%92.2%
49Turner County, South Dakota$3,298,8780.6%92.8%
50Campbell County, South Dakota$3,210,8300.5%93.3%
51Buffalo County, South Dakota$3,121,5380.5%93.9%
52Douglas County, South Dakota$3,058,6440.5%94.4%
53Lake County, South Dakota$3,036,7060.5%94.9%
54Davison County, South Dakota$3,001,3840.5%95.4%
55Walworth County, South Dakota$2,998,0970.5%95.9%
56Grant County, South Dakota$2,964,8210.5%96.4%
57McCook County, South Dakota$2,901,3740.5%96.9%
58Roberts County, South Dakota$2,752,9980.5%97.4%
59Clark County, South Dakota$2,716,8020.5%97.8%
60Lawrence County, South Dakota$2,650,3800.4%98.3%
61Minnehaha County, South Dakota$2,486,0290.4%98.7%
62Moody County, South Dakota$2,335,7070.4%99.1%
63Hanson County, South Dakota$2,291,0480.4%99.5%
64Union County, South Dakota$1,227,3180.2%99.7%
65Clay County, South Dakota$1,019,6120.2%99.8%
66Lincoln County, South Dakota$1,010,4890.2%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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