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Illinois Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Illinois, 1995-2017

Illinois Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

  • Illinois ranking: 3 of 50 States
  • 26 percent of farms in Illinois did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.

Top programs in Illinois, 1995-2017:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Corn Subsidies242,079$16,154,101,263
2Soybean Subsidies198,644$4,863,963,812
3Conservation Reserve Program98,064$2,576,469,031
4Wheat Subsidies126,225$907,084,012
5Disaster Payments58,440$439,839,808
6Dairy Program Subsidies3,349$101,246,651
7Sorghum Subsidies30,653$99,265,169
8Env. Quality Incentive Program7,954$68,393,217
9Livestock Subsidies24,000$57,233,075
10Wetlands Reserve Program192$31,809,810

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