Cotton Subsidies in Hidalgo County, Texas totaled $2.8 million in 2017

Programs included in cotton subsidies

Program Total Payments
Counter Cyclical Payment - Cotton$41,776,676
Direct Payment - Upland Cotton$36,286,992
Production Flexibility - Upland Cotton$26,987,970
Market Loss Assistance - Upland Cotton$13,864,112
Loan Deficiency - Upland Cotton$9,022,112
Cotton Transistion Assistance Program$2,633,362
Market Facilitation Program - Cotton$1,806,504
Cotton Ginning Cost Share Payment$1,156,337
Advance Deficiency - Upland Cotton$519,369
Market Gains - Upland Cotton$404,679
Commodity Certificates - Cotton$122,538
ACRE Revenue Support - Upland Cotton$52,458
ACRE Direct Payments - Upland Cotton$32,093
Storage Forgiven - Upland Cotton$6,925
Loan Def. Refund - Cotton$-1,717
Denied Market Gain - Upland Cotton$-20,131
Deficiency - Upcotton$-1,243,878

‡ 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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