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South Dakota Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, South Dakota, 2016

South Dakota Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

  • South Dakota ranking: 8 of 50 States
  • 28 percent of farms in South Dakota did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.

Top programs in South Dakota, 2016:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Corn Subsidies21,107$445,211,337
2Soybean Subsidies9,404$139,456,850
3Conservation Reserve Program14,574$94,869,977
4Wheat Subsidies12,118$93,270,062
5Disaster Payments1,869$30,869,213
6Livestock Subsidies1,514$21,552,564
7Sunflower Subsidies2,123$12,817,269
8Sorghum Subsidies2,261$6,793,336
9Oat Subsidies7,199$3,886,790
10Safflower Subsidies37$359,606

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


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