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Illinois Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Illinois, 2012

Illinois Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

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

Top programs in Illinois, 2012:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Corn Subsidies86,175$585,804,207
2Soybean Subsidies81,988$214,789,666
3Conservation Reserve Program47,013$126,722,998
4Disaster Payments2,370$38,983,052
5Wheat Subsidies45,078$35,480,944
6Dairy Program Subsidies867$8,553,090
7Sorghum Subsidies9,548$3,165,679
8Livestock Subsidies42$286,026
9Rice Subsidies2$48,752
10Oat Subsidies5,115$45,425

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


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