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California Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, California, 2018

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, 2018:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Rice Subsidies2,214$68,744,466
2Dairy Program Subsidies900$42,306,148
3Wheat Subsidies2,767$22,181,377
4Disaster Payments1,205$21,201,670
5Livestock Subsidies965$14,405,223
6Cotton Subsidies569$14,296,615
7Corn Subsidies2,109$12,111,511
8Barley Subsidies1,080$2,512,752
9Tree Subsidies69$2,113,885
10Conservation Reserve Program153$2,032,673

‡ 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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