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Iowa Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Iowa, 2019‡

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, 2019‡:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Soybean Subsidies16,172$300,809,424
2Corn Subsidies21,298$10,639,226
3Livestock Subsidies488$8,996,650
4Dairy Program Subsidies151$486,957
5Sorghum Subsidies17$70,163
6Wheat Subsidies90$62,401
7Cotton Subsidies5$53,102

‡ 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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