Farm Subsidy information

The United States

The United States Farm Subsidy Information

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, 1995-2014:

Years:
Rank Program Number of Recipients
1995-2014
Subsidy Total
1995-2014
1Corn Subsidies1,782,870$94,349,576,890
2Wheat Subsidies1,510,414$39,953,370,671
3Cotton Subsidies300,182$35,774,918,978
4Conservation Reserve Program961,989$34,946,422,336
5Soybean Subsidies1,156,546$31,788,292,472
6Disaster Payments1,457,634$28,992,686,972
7Rice Subsidies79,436$14,306,896,801
8Livestock Subsidies882,136$8,566,817,901
9Sorghum Subsidies676,692$7,302,760,724
10Dairy Program Subsidies162,649$5,569,915,662
11Env. Quality Incentive Program278,322$4,236,372,426
12Peanut Subsidies96,233$3,920,250,922
13Barley Subsidies386,451$2,968,151,194
14Tobacco Subsidies404,439$1,895,153,633
15Sunflower Subsidies69,941$1,131,373,932
16Canola Subsidies22,880$565,129,413
17Wetlands Reserve Program6,579$532,964,462
18Oat Subsidies684,820$298,942,042
19Apple Subsidies8,586$261,540,987
20Sugar Beet Subsidies9,071$242,064,005
 

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