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Iowa Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Iowa, 2018

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, 2018:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Soybean Subsidies36,587$730,757,361
2Conservation Reserve Program54,309$418,063,239
3Corn Subsidies35,186$262,139,458
4Livestock Subsidies3,951$49,538,142
5Dairy Program Subsidies1,108$14,411,100
6Disaster Payments2,524$9,198,512
7Oat Subsidies3,486$329,514
8Wheat Subsidies735$266,348
9Sorghum Subsidies769$176,623
10Barley Subsidies436$46,564

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.


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