Farm Subsidy information

The United States

The United States Farm Subsidy Information

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, 2007:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
2007
Subsidy Total
2007
1Corn Subsidies756,545$3,805,912,131
2Cotton Subsidies134,733$2,541,484,197
3Conservation Reserve Program465,406$1,954,857,785
4Wheat Subsidies637,491$1,618,339,733
5Soybean Subsidies572,810$1,183,622,574
6Env. Quality Incentive Program74,022$638,558,177
7Rice Subsidies39,227$485,935,959
8Disaster Payments92,064$461,957,503
9Sorghum Subsidies255,578$283,077,163
10Peanut Subsidies18,482$239,879,720
11Barley Subsidies135,485$100,632,253
12Dairy Program Subsidies53,466$78,122,492
13Wetlands Reserve Program1,217$48,379,934
14Livestock Subsidies37,828$43,872,431
15Sunflower Subsidies30,042$39,085,498
16Canola Subsidies10,249$21,161,254
17Oat Subsidies191,352$7,742,260
18Wool Subsidies11,566$5,275,203
19Tree Subsidies244$3,516,606
20Flax Subsidies5,674$3,024,046
 

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