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Iowa Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Iowa, 2016

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, 2016:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Corn Subsidies62,705$806,432,182
2Conservation Reserve Program54,430$372,250,425
3Soybean Subsidies42,227$181,192,281
4Oat Subsidies14,325$1,757,821
5Livestock Subsidies142$1,458,964
6Wheat Subsidies5,967$1,310,698
7Disaster Payments99$982,842
8Dairy Program Subsidies359$674,639
9Sorghum Subsidies784$118,623
10Barley Subsidies411$47,075

‡ 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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