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, 2011:

Years:
Rank Program Number of Recipients
2011
Subsidy Total
2011
1Corn Subsidies659,795$4,960,490,783
2Soybean Subsidies479,681$2,124,687,164
3Wheat Subsidies542,160$2,035,421,921
4Conservation Reserve Program440,864$1,883,440,760
5Cotton Subsidies107,876$1,374,134,701
6Disaster Payments143,662$1,215,287,760
7Rice Subsidies29,921$438,459,395
8Sorghum Subsidies233,466$312,304,663
9Livestock Subsidies42,742$303,485,839
10Tobacco Subsidies58,375$191,276,111
11Barley Subsidies127,828$114,904,686
12Peanut Subsidies17,665$112,358,779
13Sunflower Subsidies29,203$78,294,344
14Canola Subsidies9,924$44,156,436
15Tree Subsidies315$9,381,095
16Oat Subsidies179,904$6,650,062
17Flax Subsidies5,482$3,213,513
18Safflower Subsidies2,097$1,717,956
19Wool Subsidies3,669$1,706,941
20Dairy Program Subsidies393$1,004,400
 

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