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California Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, California, 2011

California Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

  • California ranking: 12 of 50 States
  • 92 percent of farms in California did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.

Top programs in California, 2011:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Rice Subsidies2,909$78,125,770
2Cotton Subsidies2,739$48,573,630
3Wheat Subsidies4,531$24,584,413
4Disaster Payments1,077$19,817,875
5Corn Subsidies3,373$10,148,415
6Conservation Reserve Program415$4,289,026
7Livestock Subsidies275$2,743,322
8Barley Subsidies2,221$2,721,866
9Tree Subsidies77$2,280,616
10Safflower Subsidies619$645,987

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


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