Farm Subsidy information

Penobscot County, Maine

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Penobscot County, Maine Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Penobscot County, Maine, 1995-2020‡

Penobscot County, Maine Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

  • Maine ranking: 41 of 50 States
  • 89 percent of farms in Maine did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.

Top programs in Penobscot County, Maine, 1995-2020‡:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Corn Subsidies228$8,392,637
2Dairy Program Subsidies138$6,839,991
3Env. Quality Incentive Program127$3,545,584
4Disaster Payments204$2,471,238
5Livestock Subsidies162$585,898

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


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