Farm Subsidy information

Palo Alto County, Iowa

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Palo Alto County, Iowa Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Palo Alto County, Iowa, 1995-2019‡

Palo Alto County, 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 Palo Alto County, Iowa, 1995-2019‡:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Corn Subsidies2,606$249,973,254
2Soybean Subsidies2,092$76,302,175
3Conservation Reserve Program1,734$60,359,943
4Disaster Payments793$4,388,197
5Livestock Subsidies350$2,892,536

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.


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