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Pennsylvania Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Pennsylvania, 1995-2020‡

Pennsylvania Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

  • Pennsylvania ranking: 29 of 50 States
  • 80 percent of farms in Pennsylvania did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.

Top programs in Pennsylvania, 1995-2020‡:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Corn Subsidies24,650$1,003,256,802
2Dairy Program Subsidies14,784$522,725,782
3Conservation Reserve Program13,187$424,812,486
4Soybean Subsidies9,608$204,526,972
5Disaster Payments17,014$161,518,941
6Env. Quality Incentive Program3,304$64,476,592
7Wheat Subsidies12,720$63,655,144
8Livestock Subsidies14,317$49,841,100
9Apple Subsidies385$12,753,380
10Barley Subsidies8,267$10,379,669

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


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