Commodity subsidies in Vermont totaled $12.0 million in 2019

Counties in Vermont Receiving Commodity Payments, 2019

Rank County Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
Pct of
1Addison County, Vermont$3,392,59628.4%28.4%
2Franklin County, Vermont$3,224,40126.9%55.3%
3Orleans County, Vermont$1,315,92311.0%66.3%
4Caledonia County, Vermont$710,2695.9%72.2%
5Orange County, Vermont$689,7475.8%78.0%
6Rutland County, Vermont$517,5034.3%82.3%
7Chittenden County, Vermont$404,1853.4%85.7%
8Lamoille County, Vermont$309,4642.6%88.3%
9Washington County, Vermont$300,8862.5%90.8%
10Grand Isle County, Vermont$271,6042.3%93.1%
11Windham County, Vermont$255,0742.1%95.2%
12Windsor County, Vermont$219,7121.8%97.0%
13Bennington County, Vermont$182,8361.5%98.6%
14Essex County, Vermont$171,0911.4%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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