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Iowa Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Iowa, 2012

Iowa Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

  • Iowa ranking: 2 of 50 States
  • 29 percent of farms in Iowa did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.

Top programs in Iowa, 2012:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Corn Subsidies72,498$746,737,590
2Soybean Subsidies64,727$240,785,876
3Conservation Reserve Program52,868$219,939,947
4Disaster Payments3,647$54,971,268
5Dairy Program Subsidies1,655$15,890,532
6Livestock Subsidies282$1,889,921
7Wheat Subsidies7,443$1,197,349
8Oat Subsidies16,046$226,590
9Sorghum Subsidies967$97,557
10Barley Subsidies626$33,502

‡ 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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