Cotton Subsidies in Wharton County, Texas totaled $148 million from 1995-2019‡.

Programs included in cotton subsidies

Program Total Payments
Counter Cyclical Payment - Cotton$27,930,573
Direct Payment - Upland Cotton$22,629,894
Loan Deficiency - Upland Cotton$20,243,340
Production Flexibility - Upland Cotton$9,949,536
Market Facilitation Program - Cotton$5,138,565
Market Loss Assistance - Upland Cotton$5,102,766
Market Gains - Upland Cotton$4,469,096
Cotton Ginning Cost Share Payment$3,396,388
Cotton Transistion Assistance Program$1,731,902
Commodity Certificates - Cotton$452,041
Advance Deficiency - Upland Cotton$152,714
Storage Forgiven - Upland Cotton$138,329
Loan Def. Refund - Cotton$-6,732
Deficiency - Upcotton$-393,179

‡ 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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