Livestock Subsidies in Vermont totaled $10.5 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Vermont Receiving livestock subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Livestock Subsidies
Pct of
1Franklin County, Vermont$2,948,20728.1%28.1%
2Addison County, Vermont$2,787,93026.6%54.7%
3Orleans County, Vermont$1,316,59912.6%67.3%
4Rutland County, Vermont$739,1477.1%74.3%
5Chittenden County, Vermont$514,8854.9%79.2%
6Caledonia County, Vermont$394,1863.8%83.0%
7Orange County, Vermont$351,1353.3%86.3%
8Lamoille County, Vermont$279,2252.7%89.0%
9Grand Isle County, Vermont$258,4842.5%91.5%
10Washington County, Vermont$214,1992.0%93.5%
11Windham County, Vermont$201,3781.9%95.4%
12Windsor County, Vermont$183,5181.8%97.2%
13Bennington County, Vermont$165,4271.6%98.8%
14Essex County, Vermont$129,5781.2%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ 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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