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Colorado Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Colorado, 1995-2016

Colorado Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

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

Top programs in Colorado, 1995-2016:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Wheat Subsidies32,948$1,751,200,817
2Conservation Reserve Program17,415$1,596,178,667
3Corn Subsidies19,235$1,553,119,915
4Disaster Payments26,657$907,726,807
5Livestock Subsidies13,099$281,593,030
6Env. Quality Incentive Program9,198$166,312,364
7Sorghum Subsidies11,375$159,519,813
8Barley Subsidies17,856$84,332,290
9Sunflower Subsidies4,761$65,183,119
10Dairy Program Subsidies446$32,789,360

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