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Illinois Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Illinois, 2019‡

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, 2019‡:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Soybean Subsidies21,391$322,179,927
2Corn Subsidies20,427$7,127,859
3Livestock Subsidies158$1,755,847
4Wheat Subsidies2,270$950,936
5Sorghum Subsidies119$372,734
6Dairy Program Subsidies82$170,064
7Cotton Subsidies6$34,773

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.


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