Peanut Subsidies in Virginia totaled $287 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Virginia Receiving peanut subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Peanut Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
14th District of Virginia (Rep. Donald McEachin)$189,913,10866.3%66.3%
23rd District of Virginia (Rep. Robert Scott)$46,710,05916.3%82.6%
35th District of Virginia (Rep. Denver Riggleman)$882,6230.3%82.9%
42nd District of Virginia (Rep. Elaine Luria)$409,7940.1%83.0%
57th District of Virginia (Rep. Abigail Davis Spanberger)$124,0490.0%83.1%

NOTE: Not all recipients were able to be placed into Congressional Districts so the District total may not total 100%. Nationally 96% of all program monies were designated into a Congressional District

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.

 

Farm Subsidies Education

AgMag