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Montana Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Montana, 1995-2020‡

Montana Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

  • Montana ranking: 18 of 50 States
  • 61 percent of farms in Montana did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.

Top programs in Montana, 1995-2020‡:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Wheat Subsidies36,650$3,829,373,842
2Conservation Reserve Program17,900$2,225,603,184
3Disaster Payments28,733$968,504,664
4Barley Subsidies35,257$707,679,319
5Livestock Subsidies18,043$360,838,363
6Env. Quality Incentive Program6,021$133,267,724
7Price Loss Coverage Payments10,035$70,217,603
8Corn Subsidies4,530$62,610,458
9Canola Subsidies1,488$18,597,788
10Dry Pea Subsidies1,690$17,749,822

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


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