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Colorado Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Colorado, 2011

Colorado Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

  • Colorado ranking: 19 of 50 States
  • 77 percent of farms in Colorado did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.

Top programs in Colorado, 2011:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Wheat Subsidies12,372$87,021,157
2Corn Subsidies6,483$80,867,581
3Conservation Reserve Program7,343$76,141,246
4Disaster Payments2,335$36,700,277
5Livestock Subsidies992$11,445,212
6Sorghum Subsidies3,979$8,630,896
7Sunflower Subsidies1,930$4,773,718
8Barley Subsidies6,206$3,636,611
9Soybean Subsidies298$410,955
10Tree Subsidies15$207,656

‡ 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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