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Illinois Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Illinois, 1995-2016

Illinois Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

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

Top programs in Illinois, 1995-2016:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Corn Subsidies238,967$15,560,041,733
2Soybean Subsidies198,046$4,725,526,075
3Conservation Reserve Program95,284$2,400,071,324
4Wheat Subsidies124,621$863,676,467
5Disaster Payments58,425$439,673,994
6Dairy Program Subsidies3,349$101,245,564
7Sorghum Subsidies30,325$96,341,469
8Env. Quality Incentive Program7,954$68,393,217
9Livestock Subsidies24,002$57,186,059
10Wetlands Reserve Program192$31,809,810

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