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South Carolina

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South Carolina Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, South Carolina, 1995-2020‡

South Carolina Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

  • South Carolina ranking: 30 of 50 States
  • 79 percent of farms in South Carolina did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.

Top programs in South Carolina, 1995-2020‡:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Cotton Subsidies7,621$773,684,256
2Corn Subsidies18,904$401,680,962
3Disaster Payments12,813$331,163,708
4Soybean Subsidies8,232$207,008,668
5Wheat Subsidies17,065$180,362,010
6Conservation Reserve Program12,701$176,095,760
7Tobacco Subsidies18,419$141,045,798
8Peanut Subsidies2,126$123,733,722
9Livestock Subsidies7,702$51,831,065
10Env. Quality Incentive Program3,626$47,532,203

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


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