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Maryland Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Maryland, 1995-2019‡

Maryland Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

  • Maryland ranking: 36 of 50 States
  • 71 percent of farms in Maryland did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.

Top programs in Maryland, 1995-2019‡:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Corn Subsidies8,535$519,997,643
2Soybean Subsidies6,871$279,180,013
3Conservation Reserve Program5,775$227,369,635
4Wheat Subsidies6,685$111,016,963
5Disaster Payments4,306$69,606,239
6Dairy Program Subsidies1,366$55,625,984
7Env. Quality Incentive Program2,364$36,273,082
8Barley Subsidies4,076$16,702,017
9Livestock Subsidies2,181$5,388,112
10Sorghum Subsidies1,549$5,262,792

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.


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