Cotton Subsidies in Virginia totaled $230 million from 1995-2019‡.

Programs included in cotton subsidies

Program Total Payments
Loan Deficiency - Upland Cotton$61,647,824
Counter Cyclical Payment - Cotton$49,666,544
Direct Payment - Upland Cotton$34,420,440
Production Flexibility - Upland Cotton$11,485,687
Commodity Certificates - Cotton$6,610,816
Market Loss Assistance - Upland Cotton$5,933,709
Market Gains - Upland Cotton$5,463,129
Market Facilitation Program - Cotton$5,156,510
Cotton Ginning Cost Share Payment$5,135,181
Cotton Transistion Assistance Program$2,601,901
Storage Forgiven - Upland Cotton$185,774
Advance Deficiency - Upland Cotton$38,309
ACRE Direct Payments - Upland Cotton$2,602
Loan Def. Refund - Cotton$-261
Prod. Flex. Refund - Upland Cotton$-410
Loan Def. Refund - Cotton$-50,985
Deficiency - Upcotton$-115,482

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.


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