Farm Subsidy information

Merced County, California

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Merced County, California Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Merced County, California, 1995-2020‡

Merced County, 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 Merced County, California, 1995-2020‡:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Cotton Subsidies1,099$187,364,047
2Dairy Program Subsidies854$92,438,160
3Disaster Payments1,631$46,376,415
4Corn Subsidies1,336$45,000,203
5Livestock Subsidies954$34,902,882

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


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