Cotton Subsidies in Gaines County, Texas totaled $676 million from 1995-2019‡.

Programs included in cotton subsidies

Program Total Payments
Counter Cyclical Payment - Cotton$100,964,586
Direct Payment - Upland Cotton$84,829,170
Production Flexibility - Upland Cotton$61,203,934
Loan Deficiency - Upland Cotton$51,379,629
Market Loss Assistance - Upland Cotton$31,174,460
Commodity Certificates - Cotton$26,249,381
Cotton Ginning Cost Share Payment$14,236,291
Market Facilitation Program - Cotton$8,506,223
Market Gains - Upland Cotton$6,436,088
Cotton Transistion Assistance Program$6,410,277
Advance Deficiency - Upland Cotton$1,705,487
ACRE Revenue Support - Upland Cotton$1,110,421
Storage Forgiven - Upland Cotton$872,543
ACRE Direct Payments - Upland Cotton$685,276
Loan Def. Refund - Cotton$-1,157
Loan Def. Refund - Cotton$-27,894
Denied Market Gain - Upland Cotton$-31,178
Prod. Flex. Refund - Upland Cotton$-45,106
Deficiency - Upcotton$-3,039,659

‡ 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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