Cotton Subsidies in Nueces County, Texas totaled $271 million from 1995-2019‡.

Programs included in cotton subsidies

Program Total Payments
Counter Cyclical Payment - Cotton$50,950,040
Direct Payment - Upland Cotton$39,696,479
Production Flexibility - Upland Cotton$23,787,498
Loan Deficiency - Upland Cotton$22,247,730
Market Loss Assistance - Upland Cotton$12,232,382
ACRE Revenue Support - Upland Cotton$7,544,189
Market Facilitation Program - Cotton$3,980,154
Cotton Transistion Assistance Program$3,321,738
Cotton Ginning Cost Share Payment$3,206,988
Market Gains - Upland Cotton$2,477,317
ACRE Direct Payments - Upland Cotton$1,383,881
Commodity Certificates - Cotton$798,792
Advance Deficiency - Upland Cotton$534,425
Storage Forgiven - Upland Cotton$29,237
Loan Def. Refund - Cotton$-1,227
Loan Def. Refund - Cotton$-3,810
Deficiency - Upcotton$-988,527

‡ 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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