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Illinois Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Illinois, 2015

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, 2015:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Corn Subsidies24,370$494,137,647
2Conservation Reserve Program44,828$143,751,851
3Soybean Subsidies3,331$107,651,391
4Wheat Subsidies10,193$15,299,529
5Disaster Payments1,292$4,455,417
6Livestock Subsidies1,308$3,835,311
7Sorghum Subsidies312$815,181
8Rice Subsidies7$116,246
9Dairy Program Subsidies26$57,890
10Tree Subsidies5$36,375

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


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