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California Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, California, 2015

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, 2015:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Disaster Payments2,977$97,465,785
2Livestock Subsidies2,668$66,329,864
3Cotton Subsidies1,780$47,517,471
4Corn Subsidies775$8,425,925
5Rice Subsidies49$7,347,230
6Conservation Reserve Program246$3,785,992
7Wheat Subsidies386$3,557,333
8Safflower Subsidies6$478,261
9Tree Subsidies36$468,111
10Barley Subsidies115$410,869

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


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