Farm Subsidy information

Palo Alto County, Iowa

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Palo Alto County, Iowa Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Palo Alto County, Iowa, 1995-2020‡

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, 1995-2020‡:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Corn Subsidies2,594$252,878,713
2Soybean Subsidies2,073$74,320,294
3Conservation Reserve Program1,808$67,250,546
4Disaster Payments795$4,389,995
5Livestock Subsidies352$3,591,793

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


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