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The United States Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, the United States, 1995-2016

The United States Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

  • 62 percent of farms in United States did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.

Top programs in the United States, 1995-2016:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
1995-2016
Subsidy Total
1995-2016
1Corn Subsidies1,841,844$105,985,590,547
2Wheat Subsidies1,552,872$43,273,694,413
3Conservation Reserve Program1,005,459$38,601,861,405
4Cotton Subsidies304,269$37,651,250,394
5Soybean Subsidies1,204,610$35,632,310,883
6Disaster Payments1,490,024$30,998,612,599
7Rice Subsidies82,728$15,343,046,136
8Livestock Subsidies916,705$10,332,892,544
9Sorghum Subsidies694,687$7,871,924,419
10Dairy Program Subsidies163,022$5,582,092,050
11Env. Quality Incentive Program279,783$4,236,241,343
12Peanut Subsidies96,523$4,013,055,193
13Barley Subsidies388,012$3,051,949,503
14Tobacco Subsidies405,070$1,895,469,609
15Sunflower Subsidies74,584$1,207,879,941
16Canola Subsidies26,045$766,680,347
17Wetlands Reserve Program6,491$532,964,046
18Price Loss Coverage - Wheat173,045$499,187,771
19Oat Subsidies706,374$332,620,252
20Apple Subsidies8,586$261,540,987
 

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