Cotton Subsidies in Brazoria County, Texas totaled $12.7 million from 1995-2019‡.

Programs included in cotton subsidies

Program Total Payments
Counter Cyclical Payment - Cotton$2,821,386
Loan Deficiency - Upland Cotton$2,204,983
Direct Payment - Upland Cotton$2,019,555
Production Flexibility - Upland Cotton$1,083,602
Market Loss Assistance - Upland Cotton$554,804
Market Facilitation Program - Cotton$152,292
Cotton Transistion Assistance Program$150,799
Commodity Certificates - Cotton$70,501
Cotton Ginning Cost Share Payment$65,479
Advance Deficiency - Upland Cotton$17,721
Storage Forgiven - Upland Cotton$12,685
Market Gains - Upland Cotton$4,212
Deficiency - Upcotton$-18,727

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.


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