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The United States Farm Subsidy Breakdown, 2009

Total Subsidies, the United States, 2009

  • 69 percent of farms in United States did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.
  • Top programs in the United States, 2009:

    Rank Program Number of Recipients
    Subsidy Total
    1Direct Payment Program895,812$4,267,832,578
    2Conservation Reserve Program448,399$1,865,436,543
    3Counter Cyclical Program117,513$1,169,978,162
    4Dairy Programs51,082$1,152,148,585
    5Average Crop Revenue Election Program (ACRE)87,214$469,174,658
    6Market Gains12,824$283,875,490
    7Tobacco Transition Payment59,575$202,894,480
    8Loan Deficiency21,201$157,566,641
    9Livestock Forage Disaster Program21,209$118,551,307
    10Emergency Conservation Program17,522$88,191,269
    11Non-insured Disaster Assistance12,909$69,741,892
    12Crop Disaster Assistance Program7,259$59,052,038
    13Livestock Indemnity Program (LIP)4,186$49,194,049
    14Biomass Crop Assistance Program187$10,387,114
    15Grasslands Reserve Program2,269$6,082,367
    16Miscellaneous Farm Programs5,995$1,520,898
    17Livestock Disaster and Emergency Programs122$571,607
    18Specialty Crop Hurricane Disaster Program2$133,334
    19Tree Assistance Program5$81,423
    20Miscellaneous Disaster Programs9$59,332

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