Farm Subsidy information

Mercer County, Kentucky

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Mercer County, Kentucky Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Mercer County, Kentucky, 1995-2020‡

Mercer County, Kentucky Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

  • Kentucky ranking: 24 of 50 States
  • 78 percent of farms in Kentucky did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.

Top programs in Mercer County, Kentucky, 1995-2020‡:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Tobacco Subsidies1,701$6,838,186
2Corn Subsidies618$6,148,155
3Disaster Payments779$2,023,543
4Livestock Subsidies739$1,604,860
5Soybean Subsidies35$1,270,555

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


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