Dairy Program Subsidies in Vermont totaled $140 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Vermont Receiving dairy program subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Dairy Program Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Franklin County, Vermont$35,881,67825.6%25.6%
2Addison County, Vermont$31,962,60322.8%48.4%
3Orleans County, Vermont$18,268,39713.0%61.5%
4Caledonia County, Vermont$9,301,3016.6%68.1%
5Orange County, Vermont$8,827,6586.3%74.4%
6Rutland County, Vermont$8,154,7885.8%80.3%
7Chittenden County, Vermont$6,153,2034.4%84.6%
8Lamoille County, Vermont$4,325,9883.1%87.7%
9Washington County, Vermont$3,541,7362.5%90.3%
10Windham County, Vermont$3,254,4652.3%92.6%
11Windsor County, Vermont$2,944,9402.1%94.7%
12Grand Isle County, Vermont$2,868,1492.0%96.7%
13Essex County, Vermont$2,350,3331.7%98.4%
14Bennington County, Vermont$2,212,2731.6%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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