Total Livestock Indemnity Program payments in South Dakota totaled $134 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in South Dakota Receiving Total Livestock Indemnity Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Total Livestock Indemnity Program
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Meade County, South Dakota$16,052,14512.0%12.0%
2Perkins County, South Dakota$8,376,0906.3%18.2%
3Pennington County, South Dakota$8,129,6496.1%24.3%
4Butte County, South Dakota$6,857,6215.1%29.4%
5Shannon County, South Dakota$6,432,2214.8%34.2%
6Ziebach County, South Dakota$5,179,4633.9%38.1%
7Dewey County, South Dakota$4,934,0213.7%41.8%
8Harding County, South Dakota$4,867,3273.6%45.4%
9Haakon County, South Dakota$4,033,5783.0%48.4%
10Jackson County, South Dakota$3,950,8673.0%51.4%
11Corson County, South Dakota$3,835,4892.9%54.3%
12Bennett County, South Dakota$3,264,8882.4%56.7%
13Tripp County, South Dakota$2,995,0312.2%58.9%
14Beadle County, South Dakota$2,955,7032.2%61.1%
15Kingsbury County, South Dakota$2,347,2101.8%62.9%
16Sanborn County, South Dakota$2,170,4221.6%64.5%
17Brown County, South Dakota$2,048,3581.5%66.0%
18Hand County, South Dakota$1,983,8811.5%67.5%
19Fall River County, South Dakota$1,867,6541.4%68.9%
20Spink County, South Dakota$1,553,9811.2%70.1%
21Lyman County, South Dakota$1,542,8781.2%71.2%
22Deuel County, South Dakota$1,538,4981.1%72.4%
23Clark County, South Dakota$1,446,5621.1%73.5%
24Gregory County, South Dakota$1,434,7851.1%74.5%
25Mellette County, South Dakota$1,400,8841.0%75.6%
26Brule County, South Dakota$1,362,3821.0%76.6%
27Sully County, South Dakota$1,306,6611.0%77.6%
28Roberts County, South Dakota$1,298,9771.0%78.5%
29Charles Mix County, South Dakota$1,284,7981.0%79.5%
30Aurora County, South Dakota$1,250,4090.9%80.4%
31Miner County, South Dakota$1,228,2480.9%81.3%
32McPherson County, South Dakota$1,219,8570.9%82.3%
33Codington County, South Dakota$1,209,6500.9%83.2%
34Hamlin County, South Dakota$1,175,5660.9%84.0%
35Brookings County, South Dakota$1,163,9540.9%84.9%
36Faulk County, South Dakota$1,159,5540.9%85.8%
37Marshall County, South Dakota$1,150,3550.9%86.6%
38Day County, South Dakota$1,146,8730.9%87.5%
39Edmunds County, South Dakota$1,117,3810.8%88.3%
40Custer County, South Dakota$1,022,0670.8%89.1%
41Hutchinson County, South Dakota$998,8660.7%89.8%
42Jones County, South Dakota$955,0690.7%90.5%
43Todd County, South Dakota$919,1220.7%91.2%
44Hyde County, South Dakota$904,0620.7%91.9%
45Potter County, South Dakota$889,8850.7%92.6%
46McCook County, South Dakota$839,8360.6%93.2%
47Jerauld County, South Dakota$821,1040.6%93.8%
48Campbell County, South Dakota$754,9490.6%94.4%
49Moody County, South Dakota$738,2550.6%94.9%
50Stanley County, South Dakota$707,6840.5%95.5%
51Douglas County, South Dakota$676,7740.5%96.0%
52Grant County, South Dakota$527,7510.4%96.4%
53Minnehaha County, South Dakota$520,5700.4%96.7%
54Hanson County, South Dakota$518,8850.4%97.1%
55Turner County, South Dakota$495,4250.4%97.5%
56Davison County, South Dakota$489,8710.4%97.9%
57Walworth County, South Dakota$486,6410.4%98.2%
58Hughes County, South Dakota$469,0600.4%98.6%
59Lake County, South Dakota$423,3950.3%98.9%
60Bon Homme County, South Dakota$413,2780.3%99.2%
61Buffalo County, South Dakota$353,7020.3%99.5%
62Lawrence County, South Dakota$227,3170.2%99.6%
63Lincoln County, South Dakota$194,0860.1%99.8%
64Yankton County, South Dakota$181,5640.1%99.9%
65Union County, South Dakota$75,6070.1%100.0%
66Clay County, South Dakota$35,2380.0%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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