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Illinois Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Illinois, 2016

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, 2016:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Corn Subsidies80,906$1,010,472,643
2Soybean Subsidies58,032$239,137,834
3Conservation Reserve Program45,569$163,593,927
4Wheat Subsidies32,018$29,777,559
5Sorghum Subsidies5,482$2,459,452
6Disaster Payments114$621,142
7Oat Subsidies4,946$384,942
8Dairy Program Subsidies187$360,470
9Rice Subsidies8$301,026
10Livestock Subsidies81$170,939

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


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