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Colorado Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Colorado, 2017

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, 2017:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Wheat Subsidies10,215$136,376,464
2Corn Subsidies5,231$87,358,579
3Conservation Reserve Program6,204$64,875,184
4Sorghum Subsidies2,079$12,808,846
5Disaster Payments565$6,310,261
6Sunflower Subsidies875$3,716,793
7Barley Subsidies289$1,214,005
8Soybean Subsidies101$602,779
9Oat Subsidies1,723$370,329
10Canola Subsidies42$83,496

‡ 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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