Rice Subsidies in Tennessee totaled $6.1 million from 1995-2020‡.

USDA has not provided recipient detail for rice cooperatives.

Counties in Tennessee Receiving rice subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Rice Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Dyer County, Tennessee$3,013,44449.0%49.0%
2Lake County, Tennessee$1,837,42329.9%78.9%
3Lauderdale County, Tennessee$929,88215.1%94.0%
4Shelby County, Tennessee$366,6706.0%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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