Farm Subsidy information

Rhode Island

Rhode Island Farm Subsidy Information

Rhode Island Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

  • Rhode Island ranking: 50 of 50 States
  • 92 percent of farms in Rhode Island did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.

Top programs in Rhode Island, 1995-2014:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Env. Quality Incentive Program272$8,000,436
2Disaster Payments171$4,150,873
3Dairy Program Subsidies54$1,195,357
4Corn Subsidies84$970,213
5Wetlands Reserve Program3$180,858
6Livestock Subsidies85$122,511
7Apple Subsidies24$88,895
8Wool Subsidies56$10,792
9Tree Subsidies3$8,722
10Sheep Meat Subsidies18$7,161

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