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Iowa Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Iowa, 2017

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, 2017:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Corn Subsidies46,677$466,247,994
2Conservation Reserve Program55,495$395,010,752
3Soybean Subsidies3,594$134,027,464
4Livestock Subsidies3,068$12,202,671
5Disaster Payments3,070$11,277,040
6Oat Subsidies14,399$1,876,036
7Wheat Subsidies5,695$1,221,538
8Sorghum Subsidies761$127,349
9Sunflower Subsidies7$3,136
10Barley Subsidies2$2,592

‡ 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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