Cotton Subsidies in Cameron County, Texas totaled $188 million from 1995-2019‡.

Programs included in cotton subsidies

Program Total Payments
Counter Cyclical Payment - Cotton$44,931,923
Direct Payment - Upland Cotton$39,117,883
Production Flexibility - Upland Cotton$31,188,812
Market Loss Assistance - Upland Cotton$15,768,811
Loan Deficiency - Upland Cotton$14,385,252
Cotton Transistion Assistance Program$3,051,366
Market Facilitation Program - Cotton$2,077,825
Cotton Ginning Cost Share Payment$1,692,156
Market Gains - Upland Cotton$1,089,297
Advance Deficiency - Upland Cotton$570,199
Commodity Certificates - Cotton$331,638
ACRE Revenue Support - Upland Cotton$18,181
Storage Forgiven - Upland Cotton$2,403
Loan Def. Refund - Cotton$-122
Prod. Flex. Refund - Upland Cotton$-834
Deficiency - Upcotton$-1,203,744

‡ 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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