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The United States Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, the United States, 2013

The United States Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

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

Top programs in the United States, 2013:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Corn Subsidies631,574$4,738,249,478
2Wheat Subsidies545,474$2,191,360,254
3Soybean Subsidies502,854$2,072,029,806
4Disaster Payments108,925$1,884,154,286
5Conservation Reserve Program408,568$1,716,079,058
6Cotton Subsidies101,851$937,911,393
7Rice Subsidies28,161$393,973,843
8Sorghum Subsidies224,058$348,828,890
9Dairy Program Subsidies41,305$234,304,339
10Tobacco Subsidies58,839$188,232,890
11Barley Subsidies123,499$119,113,737
12Peanut Subsidies15,787$85,843,759
13Sunflower Subsidies28,886$59,951,331
14Canola Subsidies9,690$49,277,286
15Oat Subsidies176,067$8,749,146
16Flax Subsidies5,374$4,074,225
17Safflower Subsidies1,985$2,332,442
18Tree Subsidies72$1,488,951
19Mustard Seed Subsidies928$820,715
20Crambe Seed Subsidies499$120,738

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


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