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North Carolina Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, North Carolina, 1995-2019‡

North Carolina Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

  • North Carolina ranking: 20 of 50 States
  • 78 percent of farms in North Carolina did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.

Top programs in North Carolina, 1995-2019‡:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Cotton Subsidies16,088$1,904,475,614
2Corn Subsidies48,147$1,023,027,748
3Soybean Subsidies29,373$838,582,912
4Tobacco Subsidies102,067$785,507,984
5Disaster Payments33,130$670,257,973
6Peanut Subsidies20,187$485,324,070
7Wheat Subsidies36,506$409,121,006
8Conservation Reserve Program14,919$174,675,855
9Env. Quality Incentive Program6,392$93,523,355
10Livestock Subsidies18,796$54,587,031

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.


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