Cotton Subsidies in Texas totaled $14.3 billion from 1995-2019‡.

Programs included in cotton subsidies

Program Total Payments
Counter Cyclical Payment - Cotton$2,221,872,098
Direct Payment - Upland Cotton$1,870,541,577
Commodity Certificates - Coop Cotton$1,497,709,766
Production Flexibility - Upland Cotton$1,210,447,871
Loan Deficiency - Upland Cotton$974,510,161
Market Loss Assistance - Upland Cotton$622,545,463
Cotton Ginning Cost Share Payment$256,990,751
Commodity Certificates - Cotton$252,007,320
Market Facilitation Program - Cotton$179,931,038
Market Gains - Upland Cotton$178,185,082
Cotton Transistion Assistance Program$148,018,880
ACRE Revenue Support - Upland Cotton$66,927,550
ACRE Direct Payments - Upland Cotton$30,501,158
Advance Deficiency - Upland Cotton$30,392,396
Storage Forgiven - Upland Cotton$14,886,184
Market Gains - Upland Cotton Seed$1,113
Loan Def. Refund - Upland Cotton$-3,015
Direct Payment Violation - Upland Cotton$-6,790
Advance Deficiency - Els Cotton$-22,229
Loan Def. Refund - Cotton$-49,171
Loan Def. Refund - Cotton$-62,353
Denied Market Gain - Upland Cotton$-114,533
Prod. Flex. Refund - Upland Cotton$-178,095
Deficiency - Elscotton$-951,031
Deficiency - Upcotton$-52,001,772

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.


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