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The United States Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, the United States, 2019‡

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, 2019‡:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Soybean Subsidies153,890$2,428,747,017
2Cotton Subsidies29,384$391,508,359
3Sorghum Subsidies14,708$107,551,469
4Wheat Subsidies50,788$68,424,019
5Corn Subsidies149,806$57,717,439
6Dairy Program Subsidies3,584$25,304,277
7Livestock Subsidies2,116$24,261,171

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.


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