Cotton Subsidies in Castro County, Texas totaled $186 million from 1995-2019‡.

Programs included in cotton subsidies

Program Total Payments
Counter Cyclical Payment - Cotton$43,224,477
Direct Payment - Upland Cotton$31,990,617
Production Flexibility - Upland Cotton$17,746,178
Loan Deficiency - Upland Cotton$15,519,478
Market Loss Assistance - Upland Cotton$9,008,022
Commodity Certificates - Cotton$5,679,325
Market Facilitation Program - Cotton$2,617,065
Cotton Transistion Assistance Program$2,588,114
Cotton Ginning Cost Share Payment$942,476
Advance Deficiency - Upland Cotton$533,003
Market Gains - Upland Cotton$378,274
Storage Forgiven - Upland Cotton$31,609
ACRE Direct Payments - Upland Cotton$17,042
Prod. Flex. Refund - Upland Cotton$-75
Loan Def. Refund - Cotton$-217
Deficiency - Upcotton$-870,865

‡ 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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