Peanut Subsidies in Tennessee totaled $1.7 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Tennessee Receiving peanut subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Peanut Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Lake County, Tennessee$892,64452.3%52.3%
2Lauderdale County, Tennessee$447,01826.2%78.5%
3Dyer County, Tennessee$255,95215.0%93.5%
4Obion County, Tennessee$79,4624.7%98.1%
5Shelby County, Tennessee$30,9181.8%100.0%
6Crockett County, Tennessee$7710.0%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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