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Illinois Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Illinois, 2017

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, 2017:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Corn Subsidies67,727$593,652,065
2Conservation Reserve Program45,638$176,397,707
3Soybean Subsidies10,365$138,269,116
4Wheat Subsidies32,688$43,393,248
5Sorghum Subsidies5,755$2,923,217
6Oat Subsidies4,972$404,701
7Rice Subsidies9$286,679
8Livestock Subsidies16$47,016
9Sunflower Subsidies376$28,293
10Barley Subsidies262$19,390

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


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