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The United States Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, the United States, 1995-2017

The United States Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

  • 62 percent of farms in United States did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.

Top programs in the United States, 1995-2017:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
1995-2017
Subsidy Total
1995-2017
1Corn Subsidies1,866,944$111,174,599,576
2Wheat Subsidies1,574,743$45,917,496,482
3Conservation Reserve Program1,028,328$40,567,562,200
4Cotton Subsidies304,378$38,316,408,618
5Soybean Subsidies1,212,252$37,446,312,931
6Disaster Payments1,511,440$31,735,208,773
7Rice Subsidies84,098$16,156,337,155
8Livestock Subsidies934,707$10,780,612,641
9Sorghum Subsidies704,262$8,371,383,970
10Dairy Program Subsidies163,032$5,582,461,736
11Peanut Subsidies103,781$5,435,751,340
12Env. Quality Incentive Program279,783$4,236,241,343
13Barley Subsidies388,968$3,081,857,523
14Tobacco Subsidies405,078$1,895,477,983
15Price Loss Coverage - Wheat199,203$1,778,904,421
16Sunflower Subsidies76,790$1,269,909,835
17Canola Subsidies26,633$879,930,816
18Wetlands Reserve Program6,491$532,964,046
19Oat Subsidies715,518$367,419,593
20Apple Subsidies8,586$261,540,987
 

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