Sorghum Subsidies in Mellette County, South Dakota totaled $3.6 million from 1995-2014.

Year   Subsidy Amount
1995 $118,431
1996 $137,983
1997 $143,475
1998 $258,356
1999 $304,412
2000 $288,124
2001 $235,032
2002 $119,148
2003 $108,587
2004 $145,219
2005 $184,257
2006 $191,770
2007 $158,117
2008 $139,223
2009 $141,548
2010 $116,166
2011 $196,082
2012 $147,292
2013 $256,063
2014 $203,210
1995-2014$3,592,496
  • Deficiency Payments
  • Direct Payments (2003-2008) and Production Flexibility Contracts (1996-2002)
  • Crop Insurance Premium Subsidies
  • Price Support Payments (Loan Deficiency, Marketing Loan Gains, and Certificates)
  • Counter-Cyclical Programs
  • Market Loss Assistance
  • Other Sorghum Programs

Programs included in sorghum subsidies

Program Total Payments
1995-2014
Crop Ins. Premium Subsidy - Sorghum$944,520
Direct Payment - Sorghum$935,635
Production Flexibility - Sorghum$836,730
Market Loss Assistance - Sorghum$469,946
Counter Cyclical Payment - Sorghum$147,407
Deficiency - Sorghum$87,145
Loan Deficiency - Sorghum$82,559
ACRE Direct Payments - Sorghum$39,119
Advance Deficiency - Sorghum$36,993
Market Gains Farm - Sorghum$12,442
 

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