Sorghum Subsidies in 28th District of Texas (Rep. Henry Cuellar) totaled $24.8 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of sorghum subsidy recipients were paid 52 percent of sorghum subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%15%12$427,736$35,645
Top 2%24%25$675,306$27,012
Top 3%30%37$832,876$22,510
Top 4%35%50$964,586$19,292
Top 5%38%62$1,065,337$17,183
Top 6%42%75$1,156,708$15,423
Top 7%44%87$1,230,916$14,148
Top 8%47%100$1,304,760$13,048
Top 9%49%113$1,373,756$12,157
Top 10%52%125$1,434,121$11,473
Top 11%54%138$1,496,033$10,841
Top 12%56%150$1,550,798$10,339
Top 13%58%163$1,607,896$9,864
Top 14%60%175$1,658,610$9,478
Top 15%62%188$1,711,151$9,102
Top 16%63%201$1,762,043$8,766
Top 17%65%213$1,807,015$8,484
Top 18%67%226$1,853,565$8,202
Top 19%68%238$1,894,155$7,959
Top 20%70%251$1,935,903$7,713
Remaining 80% of recips.30%1,006$845,749$841

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

 

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