Sorghum Subsidies in Tennessee totaled $39.9 million from 1995-2017.

Counties in Tennessee Receiving sorghum subsidies, 1995-2017

Rank County Sorghum Subsidies
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Dyer County, Tennessee$5,538,82713.9%13.9%
2Fayette County, Tennessee$4,309,41110.8%24.7%
3Gibson County, Tennessee$2,747,6656.9%31.6%
4Hardeman County, Tennessee$2,380,1656.0%37.5%
5Haywood County, Tennessee$1,951,2864.9%42.4%
6McNairy County, Tennessee$1,883,3124.7%47.1%
7Obion County, Tennessee$1,862,1724.7%51.8%
8Weakley County, Tennessee$1,734,8744.3%56.1%
9Hardin County, Tennessee$1,490,4633.7%59.9%
10Tipton County, Tennessee$1,302,9643.3%63.1%
11Henderson County, Tennessee$1,253,9863.1%66.3%
12Madison County, Tennessee$1,232,4153.1%69.4%
13Lauderdale County, Tennessee$1,125,2632.8%72.2%
14Shelby County, Tennessee$1,120,6472.8%75.0%
15Lake County, Tennessee$1,017,4542.5%77.5%
16Carroll County, Tennessee$1,007,8272.5%80.1%
17Chester County, Tennessee$993,3492.5%82.6%
18Crockett County, Tennessee$944,1682.4%84.9%
19Lawrence County, Tennessee$654,2551.6%86.6%
20Henry County, Tennessee$604,0591.5%88.1%
21Benton County, Tennessee$477,6131.2%89.3%
22Decatur County, Tennessee$437,6561.1%90.4%
23Rutherford County, Tennessee$338,9120.8%91.2%
24Polk County, Tennessee$307,4040.8%92.0%
25Maury County, Tennessee$260,3180.7%92.6%
26Lincoln County, Tennessee$253,2470.6%93.3%
27Giles County, Tennessee$243,7060.6%93.9%
28Robertson County, Tennessee$228,5870.6%94.5%
29McMinn County, Tennessee$182,7030.5%94.9%
30Bedford County, Tennessee$181,9240.5%95.4%
31Warren County, Tennessee$144,0180.4%95.7%
32Montgomery County, Tennessee$137,7740.3%96.1%
33Rhea County, Tennessee$121,6810.3%96.4%
34Coffee County, Tennessee$98,1260.2%96.6%
35Hickman County, Tennessee$87,8080.2%96.8%
36Wilson County, Tennessee$85,8360.2%97.1%
37Bradley County, Tennessee$73,4020.2%97.2%
38Cheatham County, Tennessee$68,6930.2%97.4%
39Williamson County, Tennessee$66,4320.2%97.6%
40Perry County, Tennessee$65,8240.2%97.8%
41Lewis County, Tennessee$63,6500.2%97.9%
42Greene County, Tennessee$54,4710.1%98.0%
43Wayne County, Tennessee$52,6260.1%98.2%
44Putnam County, Tennessee$50,4390.1%98.3%
45Loudon County, Tennessee$50,4230.1%98.4%
46Sumner County, Tennessee$49,5170.1%98.6%
47Humphreys County, Tennessee$46,8710.1%98.7%
48Bledsoe County, Tennessee$39,2810.1%98.8%
49Hamblen County, Tennessee$38,3810.1%98.9%
50Marshall County, Tennessee$36,5320.1%99.0%
51Jefferson County, Tennessee$35,5780.1%99.0%
52DeKalb County, Tennessee$34,1340.1%99.1%
53Overton County, Tennessee$30,0320.1%99.2%
54Houston County, Tennessee$29,8120.1%99.3%
55Franklin County, Tennessee$26,6260.1%99.4%
56Washington County, Tennessee$23,4550.1%99.4%
57Marion County, Tennessee$20,6260.1%99.5%
58Grainger County, Tennessee$16,6230.0%99.5%
59Smith County, Tennessee$16,4950.0%99.5%
60Dickson County, Tennessee$14,8190.0%99.6%
61White County, Tennessee$13,9980.0%99.6%
62Knox County, Tennessee$13,2290.0%99.7%
63Fentress County, Tennessee$12,9560.0%99.7%
64Pickett County, Tennessee$12,4180.0%99.7%
65Sequatchie County, Tennessee$12,3260.0%99.7%
66Clay County, Tennessee$12,2730.0%99.8%
67Monroe County, Tennessee$12,2610.0%99.8%
68Carter County, Tennessee$10,9390.0%99.8%
69Hamilton County, Tennessee$10,8170.0%99.9%
70Stewart County, Tennessee$10,1280.0%99.9%
71Macon County, Tennessee$9,0310.0%99.9%
72Cannon County, Tennessee$6,5940.0%99.9%
73Van Buren County, Tennessee$5,2080.0%99.9%
74Claiborne County, Tennessee$4,6170.0%100.0%
75Moore County, Tennessee$3,6580.0%100.0%
76Cumberland County, Tennessee$3,4280.0%100.0%
77Blount County, Tennessee$2,9730.0%100.0%
78Meigs County, Tennessee$2,6690.0%100.0%
79Cocke County, Tennessee$1,9050.0%100.0%
80Davidson County, Tennessee$1,6540.0%100.0%
81Sullivan County, Tennessee$1,5920.0%100.0%
82Jackson County, Tennessee$6070.0%100.0%
83Morgan County, Tennessee$4720.0%100.0%
84Scott County, Tennessee$3080.0%100.0%
85Roane County, Tennessee$3070.0%100.0%
86Grundy County, Tennessee$2630.0%100.0%
87Hawkins County, Tennessee$880.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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