Cotton Subsidies in Starr County, Texas totaled $19.6 million from 1995-2019‡.

Programs included in cotton subsidies

Program Total Payments
Counter Cyclical Payment - Cotton$5,079,607
Direct Payment - Upland Cotton$4,211,280
Production Flexibility - Upland Cotton$2,740,757
Market Loss Assistance - Upland Cotton$1,353,133
Cotton Transistion Assistance Program$312,648
Loan Deficiency - Upland Cotton$302,474
Market Facilitation Program - Cotton$153,070
Cotton Ginning Cost Share Payment$107,677
Commodity Certificates - Cotton$78,425
Advance Deficiency - Upland Cotton$69,489
Market Gains - Upland Cotton$69,230
Prod. Flex. Refund - Upland Cotton$-654
Deficiency - Upcotton$-100,530

‡ 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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