Cotton Subsidies in Matagorda County, Texas totaled $76.5 million from 1995-2019‡.

Programs included in cotton subsidies

Program Total Payments
Loan Deficiency - Upland Cotton$13,510,699
Counter Cyclical Payment - Cotton$13,280,824
Direct Payment - Upland Cotton$9,958,577
Production Flexibility - Upland Cotton$4,108,209
Market Facilitation Program - Cotton$2,388,809
Market Loss Assistance - Upland Cotton$2,118,156
Cotton Ginning Cost Share Payment$1,106,331
Cotton Transistion Assistance Program$760,872
Market Gains - Upland Cotton$489,090
Commodity Certificates - Cotton$438,446
Advance Deficiency - Upland Cotton$47,233
Storage Forgiven - Upland Cotton$38,053
Deficiency - Upcotton$-106,252

‡ 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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